NWC Men's Basketball - Feb. 13-19, 2017

NWC Men's Basketball - Feb. 13-19, 2017

Men’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week – Feb. 13-19, 2017

 

CHRISTIAN JURLINA, Whitworth

Senior, Forward, Sydney, Australia / Sydney Boys HS

 

Jurlina led 5th-ranked Whitworth to a pair of wins to end the regular season, averaging 22.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game.  In a 91-70 win over George Fox, he scored 26 points on 11-16 field goals (1-3 on threes) and 3-3 free throws, with seven rebounds, five assists and a steal.  In an 82-73 win over Lewis & Clark, he tossed in 18 points on 6-11 field goals (2-3 on threes) and 4-4 free throws, with seven rebounds and two assists.  For the week, he made 63% (17-27) of his shots from the floor, including 50% (3-6) of his three-pointers, and 100% (7-7) of his charity tosses.

 

Honorable Mention:

Kyle Maloof, Linfield (Sr, G, Claremont, Calif.)

Jase Harrison, Whitman (Jr, W, Lancaster, Calif.)

Brandon Lester, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, G, Sammamish, Wash.)

Nate Olowo, Pacific (Jr, F, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.)

Nico Bricker, Lewis & Clark (Fr, F, Vancouver, Wash.)

Kyle King, Puget Sound (Sr, P, Healdsburg, Calif.)

Hayden Russell, Willamette (Sr, G, Woodland, Calif.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Kohl Meyer, PS (11/21); Kyle Roach, Whw (11/28); JJ Lacey, GF (12/5); Christian Jurlina, Whw (12/12); Jase Harrison, Whm (12/19); Kyle Roach, Whw (12/26); Jack Stewart, Whm (1/2); Jared Christy, PL (1/9); Tim Howell, Whm (1/16); Tim Howell, Whm (1/23); Tim Howell, Whm (1/30); Brandon Lester, PL (2/6); Kyle Maloof, Lin (2/13)