NWC Women's Basketball - Dec. 19-25, 2016

NWC Women's Basketball - Dec. 19-25, 2016

Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week – Dec. 19-25, 2016

 

AYISAT AFOLABI, Lewis & Clark

Senior, Guard/Forward, West Hills, Calif. / James Monroe HS

 

Ayisat picked up her fourth double-double of the season in propelling the Pioneers to their seventh win of the season after being projected last in the NWC.  She scored 22 points and hauled down 11 rebounds in a 73-56 road win over Warner Pacific on Monday, along with three blocked shots, two steals and an assist.  She shot 53.3% (8-15) from the field, including 2-3 on threes, and was 4-4 fro the line.  She ranks first in rebounds per game in the NWC (9.4), and is also in the top five in scoring (14.6 ppg) and field goal percentage (.542).

 

Honorable Mention:

Alysse Ketner, Whitman (Sr, G, Pleasanton, Calif.)

Marissa Hamilton, Willamette (Jr, F, Beaverton, Ore.)

Kaitlin Jamieson, George Fox (Jr, F, Forest Grove, Ore.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Callie Harwood, Whw (11/21); Kylie Towry, Wil (11/28); Elizabeth Prewitt, PS (12/5); Chelsi Brewer, Whm (12/12); Dani Krier, Lin (12/19)