Dylan Ennis and Michelle Plouffe have been selected as the Toyota Players of the Week for the week of May 9-15.
Plouffe helped Olympiacos secure the A1 title, beating Panathinaikos on the road 87-79, scoring 12 points (6/6 FG), while also adding 9 rebounds, 6 assists and a steal. Plouffe played college ball at the University of Utah (NCAA) where in her rookie year, she led all freshmen in the conference in scoring and was named MWC Freshman of the Year. In the 2014 WNBA draft, the Edmonton native was selected in the second round, 19th overall by the Seattle Storm. Soon after, the 6’4” forward began her professional career signing with Lyon ASVEL Feminin (LFB) in France. Playing a total of 110 games with Team Canada, the two-time Olympian has most recently repped the maple leaf at the 2021 FIBA 3x3 AmeriCup and the 2022 FIBA Women’s World Cup Qualifiers.
Big week for Dylan in the Spanish ACB, averaging 23 points and 4 rebounds, while shooting 58% from the field and 7 FTA/g, over two games against Real Madrid and Real Betis. The 6'2" Brampton, ON native has had a successful professional career in Europe, having been named to the All-EuroCup Second Team in 2019, and to the All-Champions League Second Team the last two seasons. The shooting guard played his freshman year of college basketball at Rice University (NCAA), before transferring to Villanova University (NCAA) where he helped the Wildcats win the Big East championship in 2015. In his final year of eligibility, Ennis transferred to the University of Oregon where he would find his way to the 2017 NCAA Final Four with the Ducks, averaging 10.9 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.1 assists in his final year.
Canada Basketball’s Toyota Players of the Week are proudly sponsored by Toyota Canada.