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-year old guard Alexandra Chili (180-G) put on an extraordinary performance in the last round for Vaerlose and receives a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 18.
She had the game-high 34 points adding eight rebounds and two assists for Vaerlose as her team lost the game against the league’s best team SISU (#1, 17-0) 71-85. Vaerlose maintains the 5th position in Danish Dameligaen. Vaerlose is a typical solid league team placed somewhere in the middle or a little bit lower in the standings. But it was their 10th lost game this season out of 18 games. In the team’s last game Chili had a remarkable 76.9% from 2-point range and got four three-pointers out of 8 attempts. She turned to be Vaerlose’s top player in her first season with the team. Muhlenberg College graduate has very impressive stats this year. Chili is in league’s top in points (2nd best: 19.4ppg) and rebounds (7th best: 7.2rpg).
Second best performed player last round was Trenice Fuller (193-C-87) of Falcon. She is American center in her 3rd season at Falcon. In the last game Fuller recorded impressive double-double of 11 points and 20 rebounds. Bad luck as Falcon lost that game 42-64 to slightly higher-ranked Lemvig (#2, 15-2). It was definitely game of the week between two contenders to the title. Falcon still maintains its place in the top 3 of the standings, even despite this loss. Her team’s 10-7 record is not bad at all. Fuller is one of the most experienced players at Falcon and has a reputation of one of team’s most reliable players. She belongs to the best scorers in the league with 17.2ppg (#4). She also registered 12.3 boards per game.
Third place about best performers goes to center Marie Malone (191-C-89) of league’s leader SISU. Malone scored 15 points and grabbed five rebounds. She was a key player of SISU, leading her team to a 85-71 easy win against the lower-ranked Vaerlose (#5, 8-10). SISU have amazing season winning all 17 games without a single defeat. Malone turns to be one of the very best players in the league while he is also a leader of the top team having his eyes on the championship title. Malone has a great season in Denmark. After 14 games, she made it on the list of the league’s leaders in points with 14.0ppg (7th best) and rebounds with 7.6rpg (5th best).