Heather Stec Named MAAC Player of the Week

March 2, 2009

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. - On the same day Heather Stec garnered All-MAAC Second Team honors, she was dealt another with MAAC Player of the Week this afternoon. Stec scored a career-high 30 points and had a season-high 18 rebounds in a double-overtime win at Loyola on Saturday.

Stec (Cazenovia, N.Y./Cazenovia) scored all six of her team's points in the first overtime, including a fade-away jumper to tie the game with 25 seconds left. Stec hit 6-of-7 from the free throw line and had four steals and three assists.

Siena (10-17, 9-9), the six seed, faces #3 Fairfield (17-12, 12-6) in the MAAC Tournament on Friday at Times Union Center. Tip is scheduled for 11:30 a.m.