Hannah Brown named AUS Subway Athlete of the Week

Hannah Brown named AUS Subway Athlete of the Week

SUBWAY ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY SPORT ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Week ending Jan. 27, 2019

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Name: Hannah Brown
University:Cape Breton University
Sport: Women's Basketball
Position:Forward
Hometown:North Sydney, N.S.
Year of eligibility: 5th
Academic program:BBA

Hannah Brown from the Cape Breton Capers women's basketball team is the Subway Atlantic University Sport female athlete of the week for the week ending Jan. 27, 2019.

A fifth-year forward from North Sydney, N.S., Brown led the Capers to a pair of weekend wins over the Dalhousie Tigers. 

Saturday, Cape Breton downed Dalhousie 87-78. Brown was just shy of a double-double with 24 points and nine rebounds to go along with four blocks, two assists, and a steal.

The Capers completed the weekend sweep Sunday with a 75-64 win over the Tigers. Brown had a double-double with a game-high 26 points and 18 rebounds to along with two assists and a steal. She was named Subway Player of the Game for her performance. 

Brown is averaging a U SPORTS-leading 26.8 points per game. She currently sits second in the Atlantic conference and fifth in the nation in rebounding with an average of 12.3 per game.