McLaughlin Named ACCAC Player of the Week For Third Time




Tucson, AZ – Pima Community College women’s basketball player Melody McLaughlin became a three-time recipient of the ACCAC Division II Player of the Week on Monday for the week of Feb. 2-8.

McLaughlin was a bright spot for the Aztecs even though they lost a pair of games against Eastern Arizona College (54-66) and Cochise College (71-72 in OT). She averaged 17 points and eight rebounds per game which included a 26 point, 11 rebound performance against Cochise. McLaughlin is averaging 14 points and seven rebounds per game and has four double-doubles on the year.

She was named ACCAC Division II Player of the Week for the weeks of Nov. 17-23 and Jan. 19-25. She was also named NJCAA Division II National Player of the Week on Jan. 28.

The Aztecs will host rival Mesa Community College at the West Campus on Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.

See McLaughlin’s selection on the ACCAC website: