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Williams Tapped for 2nd KJCCC Player of the Week Award


By Hutchinson CC Sports Information


HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College women’s basketball sophomore guard Mya Williams reached a scoring milestone and had a career single-game high in steals to lead the Blue Dragon women to a pair of victories last week.

The Waxahachie, Texas, product was named the Jayhawk Conference Division I Women’s Basketball Player of the Week on Tuesday.

Williams became just the sixth Blue Dragon player in program history to score 1,000 career points, reaching that milestone on Sunday in a 23-point effort against Cloud County.

Williams had games of 28 points in a road win against Independence and 23 against the Thunderbirds. She also averaged 4.0 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 4.5 steals last week. Her career-high six steals also came in the Cloud County game.

Williams is the fourth-leading scorer in the KJCCC at 18.0 points per game. She is No. 3 in the KJCCC in free-throw shooting at 84.1 percent and her 49 3-pointers are tied for fourth in the KJCCC.

The Blue Dragon guard also won weekly conference honors in Week 1.