Boston, Mass. - February 13, 2017 - Springfield College sophomore Chelsea McAllister (Springfield, Vt.) was selected as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Basketball Co-Offensive Athlete of the Week after a pair of standout showings for the Pride.
McAllister led the Pride to a pair of NEWMAC victories this past week, as she averaged 17.0 points, 2.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.0 steals per game.
In a 67-60 win over defending NEWMAC-champion WPI, McAllister went off for a career-best 24 points, four rebounds and two assists, before posting 10 points, three assists and one rebound in a 61-53 come-from-behind win over Coast Guard on Saturday.
McAlilster and the Pride will look to continue its winning ways in their final regular season home game on Wednesday at 5:30 pm versus Clark.