Sarah Hayes Named Ivy League Player of the Week

Dec. 5, 2005

Princeton, NJ - Brown senior captain Sarah Hayes (Beaufort, SC) has been named the Ivy League Player of the Week after guiding the Bears to their second straight Brown Classic Championship over the weekend.

Hayes became Brown's 14th 1,000 point scorer on Saturday, leading the Bears to an 86-71 victory over Hampton with 25 points and eight rebounds. In the championship game on Sunday against Stony Brook, she posted a team-high 20 points and eight rebounds, including several key baskets down the stretch. For her play, she was named the Tournament's Most Valuable Player.

Hayes is averaging a team-high 17.0 points and 6.8 rebounds per game this season. She has now scored in double figures in 24 of her last 25 games dating back to last season.

Brown will be back in action on Wednesday night as it welcomes Boston University to the Pizzitola Center for a 7 p.m. tip-off.