Athletics News

Colonial of the Week – GW Women’s Basketball’s Lauren Chase

Grad student Lauren Chase
Jan. 4, 2016 Name: Lauren Chase
Sport: Women’s Basketball
Year: Grad Student
Hometown: Bowie, Md.
High School: Riverdale Baptist

Lauren Chase led the Colonials to a 3-0 week with 9.3 points and 8.0 assists per game while boasting a 1.7 assist-to-turnover ratio. After opening the week with nine points, seven assists and six rebounds in GW’s 70-57 win at Illinois last Monday, the point guard dished out a career-high 12 assists while committing just one turnover in GW’s 82-51 rout of Hartford on Wednesday. Chase then finished the week with 16 points on an efficient 7-for-8 from the floor to go with five assists as GW downed Saint Joseph’s on the road in Sunday’s A-10 opener. For the season, the grad student from nearby Bowie, Maryland, is averaging 8.6 points per game and ranks third in the Atlantic 10 with 5.6 assists per game.

Past Colonial of the Week Winners