PHILADELPHIA – Coming off a 24-point, 18-rebound performance in Saint Joseph’s 82-62 win over Richmond on Saturday, redshirt senior forward Chatilla van Grinsven (Helmond, Netherlands/Dr. Knippenberg College) has been named both Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week and College Sports Madness A-10 Player of the Week, organization officials announced on Monday.
Against the Spiders, van Grinsven proved to be a difference maker for the Hawks, hitting 10-of-17 from the floor, while knocking down four free throws to finish with a game-high 24 points. The 6-foot-3 starter also posted one of the best rebounding performances in SJU history, grabbing 18 boards to finish tied for the eighth most rebounds in a single game. Additionally, van Grinsven chipped in with a team-best three steals to go with an assist and a blocked shot.