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Colonial of the Week - Women's Basketball's Caira Washington

Dec. 27, 2016 Name: Caira Washington
Sport: Women's Basketball
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brandywine, Md.
High School: Georgetown Day

Caira Washington averaged a double-double across two games as the GW women's basketball team went 1-1 in its final non-conference games of the season last week.

The senior forward double-doubled with 10 points and 13 rebounds along with two assists, two blocks and one steal in GW's hard-fought home loss against #14 Stanford on December 21.

Just over 40 hours later she poured in 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for her team-leading fourth double-double of the season in GW's win over Loyola (Md.) She also added three assists, two blocks and one steal.

For the week Washington shot 46 percent from the field while averaging 12.0 points, 11.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.0 blocks per game.

Past Colonial of the Week winners