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
||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
||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|