New York, N.Y. -
Villanova University sophomore guard Kelly Jekot (Enola, Pa.) has been named to the Big East Conference Weekly Honor Roll. She earns the honor for her play in two wins last week.
Jekot helped lead the Wildcats to victories over Princeton and Saint Joseph’s by averaging 15.5 points per game, 3.5 assists per contest and 3.0 rebounds per game. Her best effort of the week came in the Saint Joseph’s game when she scored a career-high 27 points on 11-of-17 shooting to go with a career-high six assists, five rebounds, two blocks and a steal.
After seven games in 2017-18, Jekot currently leads the Wildcats in scoring at 13.9 points per game. She has scored double figures in five of the seven games, including two games of 20 points or more.
Jekot and the 7-0 Wildcats return to action on Wednesday, Dec. 6, with a road game at Fairfield. Villanova is ranked No. 22 in this week’s Associated Press Top 25.