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Basketball's Christine Clark Tabbed Ivy League Rookie of the Week

Photo of Miriam Rutzen (left) and Christine Clark (right) courtesy of Harvard Athletic Commuications.

Harvard freshman Christine Clark was named the Ivy League Rookie of the Week Nov. 22 for her performance against Oral Roberts and Navy at the Navy Classic this past weekend.

The Tucson, Ariz., native averaged 12.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game in a win and loss for Harvard last week. The freshman guard scored a career-high 13 points, grabbed a career-high seven rebounds and handed out a career-best four assists in an 84-76 win over Oral Roberts, a team that is ranked No. 13 in the most recent CollegeInsider.com Mid Major Top 25.

The following day, Clark led the Crimson with 12 points in a tight 65-60 loss to Navy in the final game of the Navy Classic.

Senior Emma Markley earned a spot on the honor roll for her 18.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists, 1.0  block and  0.5 steal per game at the Navy Classic. She scored 25 points on 10-for-18 shooting and grabbed nine rebounds vs. Oral Roberts.

Harvard makes the short trip to Boston University Tuesday for a 7 p.m. game.