Ripon, WI -- Lana Wieseman, a 6'1 sophomore forward for the Beloit College Women's Basketball team from Lake Geneva, Wisconsin (Badger) has been named the Midwest Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending February 16. The Conference office released the honor on Monday.
In two games last week, both victories as the Bucs stretched their winning streak to 4, Wieseman averaged 20.0 ppg and 7.0 rebounds per contest while shooting 66.7% (18-27) from the field, handing out three assists, making three steals and blocking two shots.
Her week included 16 points and eight rebounds in a 79-51 win over Lawrence on Wednesday in Flood Arena and 24 points and 6 rebounds in a record-breaking 115-101 win at Knox Saturday.
For the season she averages 16.3 points and 6.2 rebounds per game, both team highs, while shooting 53.8% from the field.
The Buccaneers conclude their 2013-14 season at home this week, hosting Carroll University on Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. and Cornell College in the season finale Saturday at 5:00 p.m.