CAA Women’s Basketball Weekly Awards – Feb. 12

CAA Women’s Basketball Weekly Awards – Feb. 12

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RICHMOND, Va. (Feb. 12, 2024) – The CAA has announced its women’s basketball weekly awards for the week of Feb. 5 through Feb. 11. Charleston redshirt senior guard Jenna Annecchiarico earned CAA Player of the Week honors, and William & Mary freshman guard Cassidy Geddes was named CAA Rookie of the Week. 
  
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Jenna Annecchiarico, Charleston
R-Senior | G | Baldwin, N.Y. / Baldwin 
Annecchiarico stuffed the stat sheet, averaging 15.5 points, 7.0 assists, 3.5 rebounds and 3.5 steals per game, leading Charleston to a 2-0 week. On Friday, the redshirt senior recorded a game-high 20 points with seven assists, five rebounds, and three steals in a 66-62 victory over North Carolina A&T. Annechiarico was clutch down the stretch, recording 12 points and all seven assists in the second half, including the steal and assist on the go-ahead three with 31 seconds remaining. On Sunday, the do-it-all guard tallied 11 points, seven assists, four steals, two rebounds and one block in a 65-51 win over Campbell. In addition, Annecchiarico, who ranks fifth nationally in assists per game (6.5), became Charleston’s all-time program leader for assists over the weekend. 
 
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Cassidy Geddes, William & Mary
Freshman | G | Hickory, N.C. / Newton-Conover 
Geddes averaged 19.5 points per game and showed her clutch gene, leading William & Mary to a 2-0 weekend road trip. On Friday, the freshman guard had a game-high 20 points with four rebounds, two steals and one assist, leading W&M to a 62-58 victory over Delaware. Geddes tallied 15 points after halftime, including the game-winning three-pointer with 36 seconds remaining in the contest. On Sunday, she followed the effort with a game-high 19 points, five assists, three rebounds and two steals as the Tribe defeated Hampton 65-55. The freshman scored 17 points in the second half, including eight in the quarter, to help W&M outpaced Hampton 22-12 in the final frame. Geddes has reached double figures in five straight games and has three 20-point performances this year.
 
2023-24 CAA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL WEEKLY AWARD WINNERS
Player of the Week
Nov. 13: Khari Clark, Stony Brook
Nov. 20: Chaniya Clark, North Carolina A&T
Nov. 27: Kylie Kornegay-Lucas, Towson
Dec. 4: Tara Cousins, Delaware
Dec. 11: India Johnston, Towson
Dec. 18: Nylah Young, William & Mary
Dec. 26: Alexis Andrew, Charleston
Jan. 1: Khari Clark, Stony Brook
Jan. 8: Khari Clark, Stony Brook
Jan. 15: Gigi Gonzalez, Stony Brook
Jan. 22: Patricia Anumgba, Towson
Jan. 29: Jordyn Dorsey, North Carolina A&T
Feb. 5: Khari Clark, Stony Brook; Jordyn Dorsey, North Carolina A&T
Feb. 12: Jenna Annecchiarico, Charleston
 
Rookie of the Week
Nov. 13: Darrionna Howard, Delaware
Nov. 20: Laine McGurk, Drexel
Nov. 27: Maraja Pass, Elon
Dec. 4: Taylor Henderson, UNCW
Dec. 11: Maraja Pass, Elon
Dec. 18: Taryn Barbot, Charleston
Dec. 26: Taryn Barbot, Charleston
Jan. 1: Maraja Pass, Elon
Jan. 8: Taryn Barbot, Charleston
Jan. 15: Taryn Barbot, Charleston
Jan. 22: Taryn Barbot, Charleston
Jan. 29: Ande’a Cherisier, Delaware
Feb. 5: Taryn Barbot, Charleston
Feb. 12: Cassidy Geddes, William & Mary
 
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