Ashley Kowack of UC Santa Cruz and Payton Dean of SUNY Delhi have been named the American Collegiate Athletic Association Basketball Players of the Week.
Kowack, a sophomore guard/forward from San Diego, CA (Santa Fe Christian HS), scored 20 points and pulled down four rebounds in a loss to Pacific (OR) to open the UCSC New Year's Classic. She hit three three-point shots and collected two assists.
Dean, a senior forward from Harpursville, NY (Harpursville HS), scored 13 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as the Broncos returned after the Christmas break with a narrow loss to Rensselaer. Dean hit 55.6% (5-9) of his field goals.
Others Nominated: Women: Samiaya Salley, SUNY Delhi. Men: None.
November 12 - Erica Williams, Mount Mary
November 19 - Katie Lundeen, Finlandia
November 26 - Carlee Conrad, Valley Forge
December 3 - Kaylee Murphy, UC Santa Cruz
December 10 - Kaylee Murphy, UC Santa Cruz
December 17 - Justine Lubbers, SUNY Delhi
December 24 - Erica Williams, Mount Mary
December 31 - Ashley Kowack, UC Santa Cruz
November 12 - Aaron Hill, Valley Forge
November 19 - Dylan Underwood, Finlandia
November 26 - Owen Bradford, Valley Forge
December 3 - Darius Hines, SUNY Delhi
December 10 - Norman Wilson, SUNY Delhi
December 17 - Avri Finch, UC Santa Cruz
December 24 - Dylan Underwood, Finlandia
December 31 - Payton Dean, SUNY Delhi