(Notre Dame, Ind.)Freshman forward Lindsey Steffen (Nappanee, Ind.) not only helped lead the Saints to their first conference win in program history, but she becomes the first women's basketball player to receive conference player of the week.
Averaging 13 points and 13 rebounds against Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) opponents Trinity Christian and Judson University last week, Steffen earned CCAC player of the week honors. Averaging a double-double, Steffen also averaged 1.5 assists, 1.0 block, and 2.5 steals per game. The two double-double's brings her season total to 7 on the year.
Her biggest game came against Judson in a 67-54 come from behind win grabbing 16 rebounds and putting in 13 points. She also had three assists, two blocks, and a steal.
The women's basketball team will be back in action tonight as they travel to Indiana Wesleyan to take on the defending NAIA national champions. Fans will have the option to listen, watch, or follow the stats live by clicking HERE.