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Kindzia, Sheehan cited by SUNYAC
FREDONIA, N.Y. -- Fredonia State women's basketball player Cheryl Kindzia (Williamsville/Williamsville North) and men's hockey player Neal Sheehan (Avon Lake, Ohio/St. Ignatius) have been chosen as SUNYAC players of the week in their respective sports.
Kindzia. a junior forward, scored 39 points and added 19 rebounds as she led her team to a perfect opening weekend double-header. Named the Penn State Behrend Tournament MVP, Kindzia shot almost 60% (19 of 32) from the field while also contributing five assists, four steals and three blocks on the weekend. The Blue Devils downed Marietta 55-45 before defeating host Penn State Behrend by a score of 55-45 for the tournament title.
Sheehan accounted for all the Blue Devil scoring in a 3-0 win over Buffalo State. The junior recorded his second collegiate hat trick when he scored all three Fredonia goals. He has seven goals and six assists on the season and has recorded 70 points (29 goals, 41 assists) in 60 career games over three seasons at Fredonia State.
The weekly awards are announced each Monday at www.SUNYAC.com.