Hrynko, Jenkins earn Big East accolades

DePaul sophomore guard Chanise Jenkins was named the Big East Conference women’s basketball Freshman of the Week, and sophomore guard Brittany Hrynko was named to the conference’s Weekly Honor Roll, it was announced Jan. 21 by the league office.

Jenkins was named First-Year Player of the Week after averaging 11.0 points, 7.0 assists and 5.5 rebounds the week before.

Hrynko was named to her second Honor Roll this season following averages of 18.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 8.0 assists and 3.5 steals over two games.

This was Jenkins’ first career Freshman of the Week honor and marked the fifth time a DePaul rookie has claiemd the award.

Hrynko is currently ninth in the Big East in scoring, averaging 15.5 points per game. She and Jenkins are also both in the top five in assists, averaging 5.5 and 4.7 assists per game, respectively.