Feb 04, 2013
SPRINGFIELD, Mass.--Western New England University freshman guard Sinclair Lewis has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference Men's Basketball Rookie of the Week for the period ending Sunday.
The Bristol (Conn.) Central High School product was second on the team in scoring over the last seven days with 11.3 points per game, while also leading the Golden Bears in field goal percentage by shooting 55 percent (11-of-20). In a vital 68-57 victory over Salve Regina, Lewis netted 12 points, gathered four rebounds, and secured three steals. In a hard-fought 53-47 setback against Wentworth, he tallied 10 points and also dished out two assists. He ended the week with a 12-point, 2-assist performance in a tough 70-64 loss to Endicott.
For the season, Lewis is averaging 5.3 points while shooting 44.3 percent from the field in playing all 21 of the team's games.