Katelyn Smith, Transylvania University, Women's Basketball

Transylvania University’s Katelyn Smith (Hazard, Ky./Perry Co. Central) led the Pioneers to wins over Mount St. Joseph and Anderson during the week and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week. 

Against MSJ, the sophomore guard led the team with 24 points while adding seven rebounds and three assists as the Pioneers posted a 106-67 win.  Smith added a team-high 25 points with seven rebounds in an 85-65 road win over Anderson Saturday.   

For the week, Smith averaged 24.5 points and 7.0 rebounds per game, while shooting 63.0% (17-of-27) from the field. 

Transylvania (19-2, 13-1 HCAC) will travel to Franklin Wednesday and play host to Defiance this week.

HCAC Women's Basketball
Players-of-the-Week
Week 1
Nicole Coffman, Transylvania University
Week 2  Kelsey Tietje, Defiance College
Week 3  Bria Sneed, Earlham College
Week 4  Katie Brewer, Franklin College
Week 5  Erynn Meiklejohn, Manchester University
Week 6
Tara Dennis, College of Mount St. Joseph
Week 7  No Player of the Week
Week 8  Kelsey Tietje, Defiance College
Week 9  Madisen Webb, Transylvania University
Week 10 Nicole Coffman, Transylvania University
Week 11 Alicia Hopkins, Hanover College
Week 12 Nicole Coffman, Transylvania University
Week 13 Katelyn Smith, Transylvania University
Week 14  
Week 15