Madison Temple and Garren Bertsch of Thomas More have been named the American Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Players of the Week.
Temple, a senior guard from Cincinnati, OH (Anderson HS), helped lead the second-ranked Saints to an 82-46 win over Saint Vincent in their lone game last week. She scored a game-high 20 points as she shot 69.2 percent (9-of-13) from the field and was two-of-two from the free-throw line. Temple also pulled down four rebounds and had two assists and two blocks. Her two assists gave her 531 career assists and tied her for the all-time record at Thomas More.
Bertsch, a sophomore guard/forward from Alexandria, KY (Campbell County HS), ed the Saints to an 80-63 win over Waynesburg in their lone game last week. He shot 66.6 percent (8-of-12) from the field, including 66.6 percent (4-of-6) from behind the arc to score a game-high 20 points. Bertsch pulled down five rebounds and had one steal in the game.
Others Nominated: Women: Rayanna Anderson, Alfred State. Men: William Knight, SUNY Delhi; Owen Spencer, Alfred State.
November 13 - Madison Temple, Thomas More
November 20 - Samaiya Salley, SUNY Delhi
November 27 - Madison Temple, Thomas More
December 4 - Samaiya Salley, SUNY Delhi
December 11 - Madison Temple, Thomas More
December 18 - Madison Temple, Thomas More
December 23 - Madison Temple, Thomas More
January 2 - Madison Temple, Thomas More
January 8 - Mariah Austin, Finlandia
January 15 - Emily Schultz, Thomas More
January 21 - Erica Williams, Mount Mary
January 29 - Amissa Epperson, Pratt
February 5 - Madison Temple, Thomas More
November 13 - Damion King, Thomas More
November 20 - Tahaij Lewis, Alfred State
November 27 - Carlos Ithier, SUNY Delhi
December 4 - Dante Jordan, Alfred State
December 11 - Ryne Callahan, Thomas More
December 18 - Dylan Underwood, Finlandia
December 24 - Damion King, Thomas More
January 2 - Brandon Horne, Thomas More
January 8 - William Knight, SUNY Delhi
January 15 - Jordan Fragale, SUNY Delhi
January 21 - Tahaij Lewis, Alfred State
January 29 - Austin Carlson, Finlandia
February 5 - Garren Bertsch, Thomas More