Hartman Named NEWMAC Defensive Athlete of the Week

Kyra Hartman
Kyra Hartman

NEW LONDON, Conn.-- Sophomore Kyra Hartman has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Defensive Athlete of the Week after leading the Bears through a 1-1 week. 

Hartman led the Bears with 12.5 points per game and 11.5 rebounds per game. In the Bears 66-59 victory over Gordon, she tallied seven points and seven rebounds, six of her rebounds were defensive. She led the Bears with 18 points and a career-high 16 rebounds against UMass Boston on Sunday, where 12 of her 16 rebounds were defensive. Hartman added six assists and two blocks in the two games.

Coast Guard is back in action on Friday, December 6 when they travel to Norwich for the weekend as part of the Ed Hockenbury Classic. The game on Friday is at 6 PM and will play again on Saturday at either 1 PM or 3 PM.