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Basketball’s Bonnick, Nava named St. FX Athletes of the Week

First year Basketball players have swept St. FX Athletes of the Week honours. The female

Marley Bonnick (St. FX Athletics photo)

athlete of the week, is X-Women Basketball forward Marley Bonnick. Bonnick was the leading scorer in the game in StFX’s 65-46 win over Dalhousie on Thursday. She scored 19 points and added 9 rebounds, 1 assist and 4 steals. Bonnick also contributed 15 points in Saturday’s close 68-62 loss to the Tigers.

The male athete of the week is X-Men Basketball guard Avan Nava,

Avan Nava (St. FX Athletics Photo)

the player of the game in the X-Men’s 78-77 win over the U SPORTS No. 2 ranked Dalhousie Tigers Saturday night, handing them their first loss of the season. He scored a game-high 25 points, including the game-winning basket, and also had 6 rebounds and 3 assists. Nava is currently second in team scoring, averaging 14.5 points per game this season.