Tripp named RMAC East player of the week

By Brooke Babcock published November 19, 2007

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs center Tonya Tripp was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference East Division player of the week, the conference announced Monday.

The senior from Dilworth, Minn., led the Mountain Lions to a 4-1 start, which is the best in school history. She also recorded a career-high 29 points against Lubbock Christian on Nov. 17, when she also grabbed 13 rebounds to post her third double-double of the season.

She was named MVP at the Disney's Division II Tip-off East Coast Classic after averaging 18.7 points, 10 rebounds, two blocks, and two assists per game. Along with being named to the Grizzly Tip-Off Classic all-tournament team after averaging 17 points, 10.5 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game.

On the season Tripp has averaged 18 points, 10.2 rebounds, 2.2 assists, and 1.6 blocks per game and has shot 47.2 percent from the floor.


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