NWC Women's Basketball - Feb. 6-12, 2017

NWC Women's Basketball - Feb. 6-12, 2017

Women’s Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week – Feb. 6-12, 2017



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


Afolabi picked up her 14th and 15th double-doubles to earn her third weekly award this season.  In a 65-56 loss at Willamette, she had 25 points on 9-20 from the field and 79 from the line, with 14 rebounds, five steals and a blocked shot.  In a 72-59 win over Pacific, she tallied 22 points on 9-14 field goals and 4-4 free throws, with 14 boards, five steals and a block.  For the week, she averaged 23.5 points, 14.0 rebounds and 5.0 steals per game while shooting  52.9% (18-34) from the field and 84.6% (13-15).  She is first in rebounds per game and third in points per game in the NWC, and is nationally ranked in rebounds, rebounds per game, offensive rebounds per game, steals, steals per game, and double-doubles. 


Honorable Mention:

Sarah Curl, Pacific (Sr, F, Portland, Ore.)

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

Jamie Lange, Puget Sound (Fr, P, Lake Tapps Wash.)

Kaycee Creech, George Fox (Sr, W, Sumner, Wash.)

Grace Douglas, Whitworth (Jr, G, Lynnwood, Wash.)

Chelsi Brewer, Whitman (Sr, G, Oregon City, 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); Ayisat Afolabi, L&C (12/26); Elizabeth Prewitt, PS (1/2); Madison Moffat, Whw (1/9); Samone Jackson, PS (1/16); Ayisat Afolabi, L&C (1/23); Sarah Curl, Pac (1/30); Jamie Lange, PS (2/6)