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Aupont, Doyle, Gunjina Share Student-Athlete of Week Honors
Jan. 27, 2014 - Basketball players Rachelle (Rocky) Aupont, Jessica Doyle and Jure Gunjina are the Eastern Florida State College Student-Athletes of the Week for the week ending Jan. 26.
Freshman forward Aupont and freshman guard Doyle had strong weeks for Eastern Florida's women's team which split two games, losing to Palm Beach State College 78-57 and beating Broward College 67-47.
Aupont recorded her second and third double-doubles in the last two weeks scoring 15 points and grabbing 12 rebounds against Palm Beach and scoring 16 points and grabbing 18 rebounds against Broward.
Doyle, Eastern Florida's leading scorer, scored 31 points and recorded four assists against Palm Beach and scored 21 points and recorded five assists against Broward.
"Rocky and Jessica are setting the tone for us," said Eastern Florida head coach Jim Grimes. "Naturally this is a team game and everyone contributes but Rocky and Jess have been really solid."
Gunjina, a sophomore forward, scored 14 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in a 77-73 men's basketball overtime victory at Broward College and scored 24 points and grabbed seven rebounds in a 74-73 loss at Indian River State College.
"Jure had an unbelievable week," said Eastern Florida head coach Jeremy Shulman. "He was clutch in two important road games. I look forward to Jure taking the momentum from last week into the remainder of the conference season."