March 4, 2009
WASHINGTON - American University women's basketball student-athlete Michelle Kirk led the Eagles to a 19-10 regular season, including a 9-5 mark in the Patriot League.
Kirk was named All-Patriot League First Team after leading the Eagles in scoring at 13.7 points per game. The six-foot sophomore from Painted Post, N.Y., also contributed 5.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists per contest. Kirk's field goal percentages (.448) and free throw percentages (.796) landed her in the top 10 in the PL in each of these categories. On Jan. 28, Kirk recorded her first career double-double (27 points and 11 rebounds) in a PL contest against Navy.
To read the Star-Gazette article on Kirk, click here.