Athletics News

Colonial of the Week

Jan. 6, 2009

Jessica Adair
Sport: Women's Basketball
Cl.: Senior
Pos.: Center
Hometown: Washington, DC
HS: Anacostia

Jessica Adair earns her second consecutive Colonial of the Week award after averaging 13.8 points on 60 percent shooting, 7.3 rebounds and 2.0 blocks in GW's four games during the holiday break. Adair scored a season-high 26 points - three shy of her career high - on 9-of-12 shooting from the field and 8-of-9 shooting from the foul line in Monday's 78-68 loss at Rice. It was Adair's 10th career game with 20- or-more points. She also posted her 13th career double-double with 13 points and 12 boards in a 53-35 win against Loyola (MD) Dec. 27.

Adair's stats during the four-game stretch: 55 points (13.8 ppg) on 21-35 FGs (.600), 13-17 FTs (.765), 29 rebounds (7.3 rpg), 8 blocks (2.0 bpg), 4 assists, 3 steals in 94 minutes