Former Women's Basketball Players Succeeding Overseas
Nov. 12, 2012
The Boston College women's basketball program has five former players currently overseas. Check in every week for updates on Carolyn Swords '11, Stefanie Murphy '11, Aja Parham '06, Brooke Queenan '06 and Kathrin Ress '07.
Carolyn Swords, Ceyhan Bld, Turkey
Scored 20 points and grabbed five rebounds in the team's 95-62 win over Botas in just 29 minutes of play, and added 22 points and 10 rebounds less than a week later in Ceyhan's third win of the season over Canik... She leads the team in field goal percentage (28-of-36, 77.8%) and rebounds per game (6.5)., and is second in points per game (18.0). Ceyhan's next game is on November 17 at home against Mersin, the squad's local rival.
Stefanie Murphy, Union Hainaut, France
Pulled down 11 rebounds and scored 8 points in Union Hainaut's 65-54 loss to Charleville on November 4, and a week later scored 16 points and grabbed seven rebounds against Nantes on November 11. Murphy leads the team in points (11.5) and rebounds (8.5) per game through eight games this season.
Aja Parham, Cadi ICG Software, Spain
Scored 11 points and grabbed two rebounds in her 25 minutes of playing time against Rivas Escopolis in Cadi ICG's 86-83 win on November 3, and followed it up withi eight points and five rebounds in their November 10 loss to Caja Rura ... Second on the team in minutes per game (25.3) and third in points (8.3), and is averaging 3.8 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game ... Cadi ICG Software's next game is November 17 vs. Perfumerias.
Kathrin Ress, Faenza, Italy
Earned two double/doubles- the first on November 4 when she scored 10 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in Faenza's first win of the season over Pozzuoli, and the second in another 10 point and 10 rebound-effort in a 64-46 loss to Orvieto ... Ress is leading the team in minutes (31.0) rebounds (7.8) and points (8.6) per game ... Faenza will play Familia Schio on November 18.
Brooke Queenan, Partizan, Serbia
Queenan scored eight points in back-to-back wins against PEAC-PECS and Illrija, 89-53 and 110-36, respectively ... Queenan is averaging 11.6 points, 4.4 rebounds, and 21.6 minutes per game ... Partizan will play Mladi Krajisnik on November 17.