Belmont Abbey's Fungate Named Conference Carolinas Women's Basketball Player of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C.Belmont Abbey College forward Manuela Fungate has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Basketball Player of the Week for games played Dec. 17-19, the Conference announced today.

Fungate, a senior from Maputo, Mozambique, led Belmont Abbey to a Conference Carolinas win in the team's lone contest last week. She would notch a double-double with 16 points and 13 rebounds to go with three steals and two blocks in a 74-70 victory over King.

Fungate currently averages 8.8 points and 6.9 rebounds per game.

 

Also nominated for Women's Basketball Player of the Week:
Taylour Hunter (Limestone) - Averaged 19 points, four rebounds, three assists and one steal in one game.

 

2018-19 Women's Basketball Players of the Week
Week One (Nov. 12) – Abigail Lewis (Converse)
Week Two (Nov. 19) – Meg Crawford (Lees-McRae)
Week Three (Nov. 26) – Shanika Peterkin (Barton)
Week Four (Dec. 3) – Felecity Havens (Mount Olive)
Week Five (Dec. 10) – Lochlain Corliss (Emmanuel)
Week Six (Dec. 17) – Kianna Wynn (Barton)
Week Seven (Dec. 24) – Manuela Fungate (Belmont Abbey)