EDISON, NJ - For the second consecutive week, and third time this season, Iona College women's basketball freshman forward Joy Adams has been tapped as the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week. This week, Adams shares the award with Manhattan College forward Shayna Ericksen.
Adams posted back-to-back double-doubles last week week for the Gaels. Against Bryant, Adams led the Gaels with 13 points, including seven from the line, and 16 rebounds, 10 on the offensive glass while also contributing one block and two assists. In the Gaels' 67-63 win over Columbia, Adams went 6-for-13 from the field, scoring 12 points to go along with 14 boards and three blocks.
Iona is idle until Dec. 21, when its welcomes Colgate to the Hynes Athletic Center.