NWC Women's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for December 5 - 11, 2011

Gretchen Owens
Linfield, Senior
Glendale, Ore./Umpqua CC
Owens averaged a team-high 24.3 points per game to lead the Wildcats to two victories over nonconference opponents. Her best game was a season-high 29-point effort against Colorado College. For the week, also averaged 6.0 rebounds per game, shot 50 percent (26-of-52) from the floor and was nearly perfect at the line, knocking down 95.5 percent (21-of-22) of her free throw opportunities. (Linfield def. Concordia 69-62, Chapman def. Linfield 78-58, Linfield def. Colorado College 69-60) 


Honorable Mention –
Kelsey McKinnis (Puget Sound, Jr. – Ashland, Ore./Ashland)
Shelly Kilcup (Pacific Lutheran, Jr. – Fife, Wash./Fife HS)
Katelyn Nordlien (Willamette, Fr. – Salem, Ore./North HS)
Jami Roos (George Fox, Fr. – Salem, Ore./Sprague HS)
Emily Guthrie (Whitworth, Jr. – Snohomish, Wash./Snohomish)
Jenele Peterson (Whitman, Sr. – Redondo Beach, Calif./South HS)