Brittany Hicks Named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for February 11, 2013

YORK, PA – York College is proud to announce that junior women’s basketball player Brittany Hicks (Dover, Pa./York Catholic) has been named the Spartan Athlete of the Week for the week ending February 10, 2013.

Hicks reached a pair of milestones in Saturday's win over Wesley. She became the 14th Spartan in program history to reach 1,000 career points as she hit a lay up with 18:38 left in the second half. She also established a new career standard with 18 rebounds in the victory.

For the game, she finished with her 13th double-double with 19 points and 18 rebounds. She also had four assists and no turnovers in her 30 minutes of action.

This season, Hicks is averaging a team-high 15.8 points per game while she is also averaging 10.9 rebounds per game. Hicks is shooting 44.3% from the field while she is converting 74.8% of her 147 free throws. She also has registered 36 steals in her 21 games.

Hicks is a biology/pre-med major and is the daughter of Tim and Nancy Milhalko.