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Former Women's Basketball Players Succeeding Overseas




Nov. 19, 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 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for a double-double in the team's 66-62 loss to Mersin ... She leads the team in field goal percentage (38-of-49, 77.6%), rebounds per game (7.4)., and in points per game (18.6). Ceyhan, which is currently fourth in the league, will play its next game on November 24 against Antakya

Stefanie Murphy, Union Hainaut, France

In the fourth round of regular season EuroCup play, Murphy recorded a double-double, scoring 16 points and pulling down 10 rebounds in a win over TED Ankara on November 15... Pulled down eight rebounds and scored six points in Union Hainaut's 72-68 loss to Aix-en-Provence on November 8 ... Murphy leads the team in rebounds (8.4) per game this far into her season, and is ranked second in points (10.9) ... Will play Villeneuve on November 25.

Aja Parham, Cadi ICG Software, Spain

Scored 17 points and grabbed five rebounds in her 30 minutes of playing time against Perfumerias in Cadi ICG's 80-74 win on November 17, ... Is averaging 26 minutes, four rebounds, 1.6 assists, and 9.4 points per game ... Cadi ICG Software's next game is November 25 vs. Uni Girona.

Kathrin Ress, Faenza, Italy

Earned her third straight double-double with a 12-point, 13-rebound effort in Faenza's 73-54 loss to Familia Schio ... Ress leads the team in field goal percentage (43.8) and rebounds per game (8.7) and is second on the team in points (9.2) and minutes (31.8) per game ... Faenza will play Priolo on November 25.

Brooke Queenan, Partizan, Serbia

Queenan came off the bench to score six points and grab six rebounds in a Partizan win over Mladi Krakisnik ... She is averaging 10.9 points, is leading the team in rebounds (4.6) rebounds, and 21 minutes per game ... Partizan will Celik on November 24.

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