Reporter: Francis Viloria
Kauri LaFontaine, a Durham College women’s basketball player, won athlete of the week for the week of Nov.10.
She finished 8 for 13 from the field and one rebound shy of a double-double, 23 points and 9 rebounds, seven of them offensive, in a 76-62 victory over the Loyalist Lancers.
She also contributed two assists, two steals and one block.
LaFontaine is averaging 14.8 points and 9 rebounds in the season.
She is the daughter of the head coach Heather Lafontaine and this is her first year at Durham College.
She is fifth in the league in rebounds, having 9 rebounds per game.