Johnson tabbed as Atlantic East Player of the Week

Johnson tabbed as Atlantic East Player of the Week

LANCASTER, Pa. – Wesley College sophomore forward Shelby Johnson picked up Atlantic East Conference Player of the Week honors on Monday.

Johnson tallied 40 points, 35 rebounds, three steals, three blocks and recorded a pair of double-doubles during Wesley's 2-0 week. Johnson pulled down a career-high 23 points and added 14 points in Wesley's 76-48 win over Notre Dame (Md.) on Tuesday. She followed that performance up with a career-best 26 points along with 12 rebounds in the 53-50 win over Bryn Athyn on Saturday.

Johnson ranks second in the Atlantic East in rebounding, averaging 12.4 boards per game.