UVM athlete spotlight of the week

#32 Evan Fjeld — Men’s basketball

Position: Forward?

Height: 6′ 8″?

Weight: 215

Class: Senior

Hometown: Durham, N.C.?

High school: Durham Academy

Coach’s Take:

“[Evan] is a very coachable young man that does so many things that help you win games.” — Mike Lonergan

Accomplishments at UVM:

Fjeld scored his 1,000th career point in Sunday’s game versus Stony Brook, making him the 30th Catamount in team history to reach that milestone. This achievement tops off a great final season at UVM, as he is averaging 15 points, six rebounds, two steals and one block per game.

Fjeld was honored with a placement on the 2010 America East Preseason All-Conference Team, in addition to being named an America East Player of the Week this season.

Previous Accomplishments:

As a senior at Durham Academy, Fjeld averaged 22 points, 14 rebounds, four assists and three blocks per game, while representing his team as their captain. Fjeld was named to all-conference and all-state as a senior, as well as gaining a nomination to play in McDonald’s All-American high school all-star game.