Mason Wang of men’s basketball and Mia Savoy of women’s basketball have been named Hood College’s Athletes of the Week for December 17, 2018.
Wang scored 23 points to lead the Blazers, hitting 6 of 12 field goals and dishing out four assists in the Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth contest against Lebanon Valley College. He went 10 of 10 at the free throw line, the most attempts in a game without a miss for a Hood player since Justin Bowens went 10 of 10 in December 2012.
Savoy scored a career-high 32 points to lead the Blazers to an 81-74 win at Lancaster Bible College in non-conference action. She scored the most points for a Hood women's basketball player since Jen Willison's school-record 39 in November 2008. Savoy hit 11 of 22 field goals, including 3 of 8 from 3-point range, and grabbed seven rebounds. Her 32 points are tied for the fourth-most in a single game at Hood.