NWC Student-Athlete of the Week (Dec. 17 - Dec. 23)
George Fox, Sophomore
Oregon City, Ore./La Salle
Hays gave the Bruins critical minutes off the bench as the nationally-ranked Bruins went 3-0, winning two games against D-II teams on the road and their NWC opener at home over Pacific. She scored a career-high 21 points and just missed a double-double with nine rebounds in a win at Azusa Pacific in the APU Invitational, then scored 12 points with 7 boards in a win over Pt. Loma a day later. She hit 3-of-4 shots for 6 points and had 7 more rebounds in the Bruins' OT win over Pacific. For the week, the 6-3 sophomore post averaged 13.0 ppg and 7.7 rpg while shooting .583 (14-24) from the field and 1.000 (14-14) from the line.
Alex Pferrerle (Pacific (Ore.), Jr. – Twin Falls, Idaho/Walla Walla CC)
Kara Sherman (Pacific Lutheran, So. – Olympia, Wash./Olympia)
Sarah Anderegg (Whitman, Jr. – Redmond, Wash./Interlake)