PERKINSTON — Mississippi Gulf Coast forward Kayla Simmons has been named MACJC Player of the Week for her performances in two Lady Bulldogs victories last week.
The Brandon freshman had double-doubles in both, averaging 17.5 points and 14.5 rebounds while shooting 77.3 percent from the field.
In a 78-69 win over East Central, Simmons had 21 points, 16 rebounds and three steals. It was MGCCC's first MACJC South victory since Feb. 2017.
In a 70-36 win over Delgado, she had 14 points and 13 rebounds.
Simmons is now eligible for the NJCAA Division I Player of the Week award.
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