Feb. 24, 2003
Freshman Sarah Hayes (Beaufort, SC) continues to be a consistent contributor to the Bears. Hayes was named Women's Basketball Ivy League Rookie of the Week for the week of February 23, 2003. This is Hayes' fourth Rookie of the Week honor throughout the 2002-2003 season.
In Brown's 71-67 win over Columbia she recorded 16 points, five boards and five steals. In the final minute of the game Hayes made four-of-six free throws to help seal the seventh Ivy League win for the Bears.
In the Bears 78-59 loss to Cornell, she was a perfect four-for-four from the field, finishing with nine points. Hayes also handed out three assists in the game. For the season, Hayes ranks ninth in the League in rebounding (6.5), eighth in assists (2.7) and third in steals (2.39).