Photo: Mark Campbell
Delaware Sports Blitz will be showcasing student-athletes performances from this past season each week.
Each week we will look at different colleges from the state of Delaware and showcase their athlete’s performance in the chosen sport of the week.
This week is all about Delaware’s women’s basketball team which will continue with senior forward Rebecca Lawrence.
Lawrence averaged 2.1 points per game, 1.5 rebounds per game and 0.9 blocks per game in 12.0 minutes per game in 27 games this season. The senior forward led the team in blocks per game this season with 0.9.
The Ridgefield, Connecticut native was among the best in the Colonial Athletic Association in blocks per game, as Lawrence placed in the 10th spot with 0.9 blocks per game.
Delaware Falls To Maine In Season Opener
On November 8th, the Blue Hens would open the season at home but the outcome is not what the team wanted as they lost to Maine 69-56.
Lawrence had five points, four rebounds and one block in the loss.
Delaware Ends A Four-Game Skid To Get First Win Of Season
UD struggled in their first four games on the season but the team finally found their first win when they defeated Cal St. Fullerton 72-55 on November 29th.
Lawrence had one rebound in the win.
Overtime Win For The Hens Against Santa Clara
In the Hens next win, four quarters were not enough to get the win as the team battled to get an 81-80 win over Santa Clara in overtime on November 30th.
Lawrence would have three points and one rebound in the win over Santa Clara.
Blue Hens Take A 63-44 Win Over George Mason
December was a tough month for the Hens but the team would end the month on a high note as they defeated George Mason 63-44 on December 29th.
Lawrence had two points, one rebound and one steal in the win.
Delaware Halts A Two-Game Skid With 80-59 Win Vs Hofstra
The Blue Hens started the year 2020 with two tough road losses but the team would finally get a win in the new year when they beat Hofstra 80-59 at home.
Lawrence had four points, one block and one rebound in the win.
Hens Defeats Elon 65-56
Delaware would end a three-game losing streak when the team defeated Elon 65-56 on January 26th.
Lawrence would have two points, one block and two rebounds in the game.
Three Straight Wins For Delaware
The Hens loved playing Hofstra this year as the team swept the season series. In the second meeting between the two teams, Delaware won 77-67.
Lawrence had two points, one block and one assist in the win.
Hens Take Home A 73-60 Win Vs Elon
On February 21st, the Blue Hens would take home a 73-60 win over Elon.
The Ridgefield, Connecticut native had one rebound in the game.
Delaware Snaps A Three-Game Losing Streak With 63-54 Win Vs College Of Charleston
The Blue Hens would end a tough three-game losing streak with a 63-54 win over College Of Charleston on March 5th.
Lawrence had a season-high 10 blocks in the win.
Hens Get Final Win Vs UNCW
UD would get their final win of the season against UNCW, as the score was 61-57.
Lawrence had one rebound in the final win.
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