Former Women's Basketball Players Succeeding Overseas
Dec. 3, 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 19 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to record her second straight double-double in Ceyhan's 80-68 loss to Fenerbahce on December 2 ... Leads the team in minutes (31.3), rebounds (8.4), and points (18.1) per game ... Ceyhan Bld will play its next game on December 8 against TED Ankara.
Stefanie Murphy, Union Hainaut, France
Scored 17 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Union Hainaut finished the EuroCup regular season with a 100-79 win over the Young Cats of Belgium on November 28 ... Scored five points and grabbed three rebounds in the team's French league against Lyon on December 2 ... Second on the team in points (10.5 per game) and leads the team in rebounds (7.9 per game).
Aja Parham, Cadi ICG Software, Spain
Scored two points, grabbed four rebounds, three assists, and three steals in Cadi's 77-71 loss to Hondarribia-Irun on December 1 ... Is second on the team in assists (2.0) and third on the team in points (7.4) per game ... Cadi's next game will be December 8 against UNB Obenasa.
Kathrin Ress, Faenza, Italy
Recorded a double-double, her third in as many weeks, scoring 17 points and pulling down 12 rebounds in Faenza's 72-53 loss to Lucca on December 2 ... Leads the team in points, rebounds, and minutes per game with 9.8 points, 9.5 rebounds, and 32.9 minutes ... She is also averaging 2.0 steals per game, ranking her third on the team in that category.
Brooke Queenan, Partizan, Serbia
Scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds in Partizan's December 1 match-up with Vrsac, which Queenan helped win 97-59 ... Second on the team in both points per game (12.4) and rebounds per game (5.1) through the first half of the season.