February 16, 1999
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Florida State freshman April Traylor has been
named the Atlantic Coast Conference Rookie of the Week, released by the
league on Monday. It is the second such honor this season for the
Martinsville, Indiana native.
Traylor was unstoppable as she led all scorers with a career-high
29 points last Thursday against the Lady Gators of Florida. Traylor also
set a new FSU record in the effort with 22 free throw attempts. The
previous record was 19 attempts set by Tia Paschal in 1993 and also by
Carla Williams in 1995. Along with her outstanding scoring, Martin added
five steals in her 37 minutes of play.
Since returning from a lower back injury, Traylor has scored in
double figures in 12 of 14 games, including three games of 20 points or