//comScore:

Female Athlete of the Week: Gulf's Nicole Adams

Search

Twitter



MORE from our HomeTeam writers.

More Video

HomeTeam Hot Shots
Vote for the top male and female athletes from the bay area
Trinity Baptiste, basketball, Hillsborough
Shalisa Crowell, soccer, Palm Harbor University
Taylor Emery, basketball, Freedom
Katie Horan, basketball, Osceola
Rita Jarque, basketball, Nature Coast
Lacy Nasello, soccer, Land O?Lakes
Sean Caulfield, soccer, East Lake
Quinten Cuffel, soccer, Boca Ciega
Kevin Dacruz, soccer, East Bay
Caleb Gandee, soccer, River Ridge
Allan Lewis, soccer, Sunlake
Jake Van Der Luit, soccer, Newsome
 

Facebook

 
 

Wed. December 1, 2010 | Bryan Burns

 

Last season as a junior, Gulf guard Nicole Adams averaged 18 points a game to earn the St. Petersburg Times’ all-North Suncoast Player of the Year award.

So, how’s this for an encore?

Through three games last week, Adams led the Buccaneers to victories over Mitchell, Largo and Nature Coast by pumping in over 30 points a game.

For her effort, Adams has been selected as our girls’ player of the week.

Against Mitchell, Adams scored 33 points, grabbed seven rebounds and had four assists.

In a 60-point blowout of Largo, Adams contributed 23 points and nearly had a double-double after snagging nine rebounds.

Adams, though, saved her best effort for Nature Coast. The senior sharpshooter hit seven 3-pointers and had a season-high 36 points to lead the Buccaneers to a 75-47 victory over the Sharks.

Adams, who has over 1,500 points in her high school career, is looking to hit the 2,000 point plateau sometime this season. If she continues her torrid scoring pace, it shouldn’t take her too long to accomplish that remarkable feat.

Players in post

Teams in post

Comments

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours
Loading...