North Coast Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week
Men's Basketball Athlete of the Week – Jaret Gerber, Ohio Wesleyan
Ohio Wesleyan junior Jaret Gerber (Worthington, Ohio/Thomas Worthington) hit a pair of three-pointers during a 14-0 second-half run that helped the Bishops pull away for a non-conference win over Adrian, 77-69. Gerber led the team with 19 points and eight assists, while also grabbing four rebounds and one steal in the game.
Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week – Paige Matijasich, Kenyon
Kenyon junior Paige Matijasich (Pickerington, Ohio/Pickerington North) scored a season-high 24 points against Case Western Reserve before following that up with a 19-point performance against Mount Vernon Nazarene University as the Ladies went 2-0 and improved to 8-3. Matijasich shot a combined 51.6 percent in those games including a 60-percent clip from three-point range. She currently ranks second in the NCAC in scoring (16.2) and third in rebounding (9.6). No other NCAC player ranks in the top-five in both of those categories.