Morgan And Sharkey Named Athletes of the Week

Morgan And Sharkey Named Athletes of the Week

February 9, 2015

     
UB senior Kristen Sharkey posted a team-best 22.0 points a game to lead the Bulls to a 2-0 MAC week and UB's fourth straight win. She added 7.5 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 1.5 steals, 1.0 block and just 1.5 turnovers per game, while shooting 55.9 percent from the floor (19-of-34). Sharkey improved her career scoring output to 1,121 to move into 13th all-time at UB. She led both games in scoring, putting up 26 against the Rockets and 18 against the Falcons. She added a career- and game-best five assists in 26 minutes against BGSU.

         
Junior Mike Morgan placed third out of 23 competitors to set a new school record in the pole vault, defeating the previous record by six centimeters, Saturday at Penn State’s Sykes & Sabock Challenge Cup. He cleared 5.21meters (17’1”) to rank third in the MAC. He also placed sixth out of 23 competitors in the 60 hurdles with a time of 8.12. He scored nine points at the meet to help the Bulls to a fifth-place finish with 60 points.