This post was written by Hatchet staff writer Alex Kist.
After showing off offensive skills in her college debut Friday night, freshman forward Kelli Prange earned the first A-10 Rookie of the Week award of the season.
Prange had a standout performance against Florida Gulf Coast, posting a double-double with 24 points and 12 rebounds during the first match of GW’s season.
Though her award came before the game, Prange continued her success in the Monday night matchup against American, pacing the Colonials in scoring with 16 points and collecting nine rebounds to help bring GW to a 63-52 victory.
Prange leads the Colonials in shooting, averaging 20 points per game, and rebounds, with 10.5 rebounds per game. She has posted 11 offensive rebounds on the season and is taking the most shots of anyone on the team, averaging 14.5 attempts per game.
GW will host Bowie State in its home opener at the Smith Center on Wednesday at 7 p.m.