|20 December 2013|
Johannah Leedham crowned a successful calendar year 2013 by being named Top Performer of Regular Season Week 7 in the EuroLeague Women.
The British international proved once more that her nomination for FIBA Europe Women's Player of the Year was earned on merit.
Leedham scored 23 points on perfect shooting and coralled eight rebounds to lead Bourges Basket to a 77-61 win at Good Angels Kosice, silencing a record-crowd of 8,597 in Steel Arena.
Her flawless performance ended in an efficiency rating of 35.
Perfumerias Avenida's Eshaya Murphy came the closest to Leedham's feat, finishing second in the top performer's list with an efficiency of 31.
The Spanish side sprung one of the biggest surprises of the week, handing ZVVZ USK Prague a first loss in Group C, 79-77.
Murphy finished the game with a near double-double of 25 points and nine rebounds, taking over responsibility when it mattered most.
Shavonte Zellous‘ 17-point haul in 19 minutes spent on the court earned her third spot in the ranking.
The American guard added eight rebounds and four assists to her stat line, helping Galatasaray odeabank to a 90-39 rout at Kibirkstis-VICI Vilnius.
EUROLEAGUE WOMEN WEEK 7 TOP PERFORMERS