Alexis McClain Named Sergio’s Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month

Alexis McClain Named Sergio’s Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (Jan. 15, 2019) – Women's basketball center/forward Alexis McClain has been named the Sergio's Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month for the month of December, the Johnson & Wales Athletic Department announced on Tuesday.

McClain, a native of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, finished the month, averaging 14.5 points-per-game and 8.8 rebounds-per-contest. She scored in double-figures four times, including a career-high 25 points versus St. Thomas (12/8/18). She led the team in total rebounds (53) and blocked shots (8) while shooting 52.9 percent from the floor. The second-year Wildcat notched three double-doubles during the month to increase her season total to five on the season. McClain registered a then-career-high 19 points at Florida Memorial (12/6/18) before scoring 25 points versus the Bobcats two days later. In that game, the JWU forward/center shot 12-of-16 from the floor and grabbed 11 rebounds in 37 minutes of action. During the month, McClain recorded multiple blocked shots three times, including a season-best three versus Doane to close out the 2018 calendar year. On the year, McClain is averaging 11.1 points-per-game and 7.6 rebounds-per-contest (No. 8 in the conference). She leads the team with 21 blocked shots, averaging 1.2 per game (No. 4 in the conference and No. 41 in the nation).      

Each month during the academic year, a JWU student-athlete will be selected as the Sergio's Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month based on outstanding athletic accomplishments. 

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Sergio's Cuban Café & Grill Player of the Month (2018-19)
December 2018Alexis McClain, Women's Basketball
November 2018Tianna Ayulo, Women's Basketball
October 2018Savannah Jackson, Women's Soccer
September 2018Savannah Jackson, Women's Soccer
August 2018 – Savannah Jackson, Women's Soccer