La Roche women's basketball forward, Jessica Pitts, has been named the AMCC Conference Player of the Week for the week of February 27, 2012.
Pitts helped guide the Lady Redhawks to their second consecutive AMCC Championship over the weekend by averaging 13.5 ppg, 9 rpg, and 4 spg in two AMCC Tournament wins.
Pitts recorded her fifth double-double of the season (10 points, 11 rebounds) in a 77-46 semifinal win over Mt. Aloysius on Friday and 17 points, 7 rebounds, and a career-high 8 steals in a 55-49 win over Medaille in the AMCC Championship game.
This is the second time this season Pitts won the honor. She was named AMCC Conference Player of the Week on December 12.