Rockefeller, Dillabough named Co-Mustang Athletes of the Week  

Rockefeller, Dillabough named Co-Mustang Athletes of the Week  

 

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College athletics department has announced its weekly award winners, naming sophomore Tori Rockefeller (Bloomville, N.Y.) and junior Bailey Dillabough (Massena, N.Y.) the Co-Mustang Athletes of the Week for the week ending Feb. 4.

Rockefeller led the women's basketball team to a 2-1 week with her stellar play on the court as she averaged 26.3 points per game, shot 50% from the floor and netted a total 12 three's across the week.

She began her week with a career high 35 points in a loss to Cazenovia, where she shot 59.1% from the floor, and 54.5% from beyond the arc draining 6-of-11 three's. In that same contest she added five steals while playing 38 minutes. Rockefeller added 22 points in the win over Gallaudet where she was 64.3% from the floor, while adding three assists, three rebounds and another steal to her tallies.

She wrapped up the week with another 22 point outing in the win over Abington, hitting five three's, while collecting six rebounds and two steals, assisting three. In all, the sophomore posted 10 rebounds, seven assists and eight steals.

The sophomore is a graduate of South Kortright High and is majoring in criminal justice at Morrisville State. She is the daughter of Trina and Brett Rockefeller of Bloomville.

Dillabough assisted the women's hockey team to a weekend sweep of Becker College to remain undefeated in Colonial Hockey Conference (CHC) play.

The junior forward posted an assist on the eventual game winner on Friday in the first period, before following with a score of her own late in the second to secure the win.

On Saturday she collected a +1 on-ice rating to go along with her +2 rating from Friday night.

The junior is a graduate of Massena-Potsdam High and is majoring in human performance and health promotion at Morrisville State. She is the daughter of Danielle Lennox and Shannon Dillabough.

Morrisville State College's curricula are enriched with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college is a national leader in technology and has been lauded for its exemplary, innovative and effective community service programs.

The college was ranked among the Best Regional Colleges in the North by U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2018 issue and was also recognized in the Top Public Schools, Regional Colleges North in the 2018 Best Colleges rankings. For more information about Morrisville State College, visit www.morrisville.edu.

 

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