FARMINGTON, Maine - Whitney Lemay and Bill Ruby have been named UMF Student-Athletes of the Week for their performances during competition last week.
Lemay, a senior snowboarder, competed at the USASA Maine Mountain Series Boardercross event at Sugarloaf and placed third on Sunday, giving her a spot on the podium and a bronze medal. Lemay competed in the open class, the most competitive class for her event.
Ruby, a junior for the men's basketball team, led the Beavers to a 2-1 record during the week. Both wins came in North Atlantic Conference victories, giving UMF a perfect 6-0 record in NAC play. On Friday, Ruby scored 21 points, shooting 6-12 from the field and a perfect 9-9 from the charity stripe, he also added 11 rebounds and added four assists. Saturday, Ruby recorded another double-double scoring 11 points and hauling down 10 rebounds.