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A freshman women’s basketball player from Scranton Prep received a weekly conference award for the second straight week.

Cecelia Collins, at Bucknell University, followed up Rachael Rose, at the University of South Carolina Upstate.

Collins was named to the all-tournament team at the TD Bank Classic Sunday and Patriot League Rookie of the Week Monday, following up Rose’s honor last week as Big South Conference Freshman of the Week.

The stories on Collins’ latest accomplishments can be found both here on NEPASportsNation and on

For more basketball coverage, however, there are additional items available at

Recent coverage posted there includes:

A game story on Monday night’s Marywood men’s victory over Keystone. The report includes information on graduates of Riverside, Abington Heights and West Scranton in the starting lineups plus players from five other District 2 schools who came in off the bench.

A game story on Monday night’s Scranton victory over the Misericordia women. Valley View graduate and NEPA Elite Clark 17U alum Skylar Bianchi made her first college start in a game in which Holy Cross, Mid Valley and Dunmore graduates were also in the starting lineups.

Tunkhannock graduate and NEPA Elite Coyle 17U alum Ryan Harder did not miss a shot in an 18-point game for Lebanon Valley College where he is a freshman.

A report on the Bloomsburg University team, with a double-double by Holy Redeemer graduate Meghan Corridoni in the most recent win, and updates on the first year for West Scranton graduate Nya Johnson and Berwick graduate Katie Starr.

Scranton Prep graduate Leo O’Boyle scored 18 points when Lafayette beat a Power Five conference team for the first time in a decade.

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