Athletics News

Colonial of the Week

Feb. 12, 2007

Name: Kimberly Beck
Class: Junior
Sport: Women's Basketball
Hometown: Fairburn, GA
High School: Woodward Academy

Beck averaged 12.0 points on 62 percent shooting, 5.0 assists and 4.5 steals as No. 8/t9 GW improved to 21-2 overall and 10-0 in the Atlantic 10. Beck was 5-of-8 from the floor, 3-of-5 from deep, for 13 points, six assists, a season-high six steals and four boards against the Dukes on Thursday. She then went 3-of-5 from the field, 2-of-4 from downtown, for 11 points, four assists and three steals versus the Bonnies on Sunday. For her steady play, Beck was named the A-10 Co-Player of the Week for second straight week and third time this season.

As of Feb. 12, Beck ranks fifth in the nation in three-point field goal percentage at 45.2 percent and 23rd in the country with 5.5 assists per game.

Beck's stats for the week: Two games, 24 points on 8-13 FGs (.615), 5-9 3FGs (.555), 3-3 FTs (1.000), five rebounds, 10 assists and nine steals in 54 minutes.