THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: Nov. 19 – Nov. 25

THIS WEEK IN NOVA ATHLETICS: Nov. 19 – Nov. 25

ANNANDALE – The Northern Virginia Community College women's basketball team is the only squad in action this week, as the men's basketball and hockey teams return to play the following week on the road after the Thanksgiving holiday.

Sunday, Nov. 25
11 a.m. – Women's basketball versus Monroe (at Hagerstown)

Women's Basketball
After starting the year 0-4, the Nighthawks won their first game Saturday at Allegany, where they were led by Natasha Porter's 20 points. Mia Buchanon, meanwhile, scored 16 points and grabbed a career-high 20 rebounds in the 77-53 win.

Buchanon is averaging a double-double through five games as she is coming in at 13.8 points and 11 rebounds per contest. Porter and Nahdeyah Quarles are also averaging double digit points, as they are scoring 14 and 12.8 points per game respectively.