Wooten Tabbed As Player of the Week For Second Time

Wooten Tabbed As Player of the Week For Second Time

(BAY CITY, Mich.) – The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) has announced weekly women's basketball awards following Week 13 of the 2016-17 campaign. Walsh senior guard Brooklyn Wooten captured South Division accolades for the second time this year, while Grand Valley State senior guard Janae Langs earned GLIAC Women's Basketball North Division honors.

Wooten led the Cavaliers with 14.5 points, 7.0 rebounds, and 5.5 assists per game in two much-needed wins to help close Walsh's magic number down to one with three games to play. Wooten scored 20 points on 7-of-13 from the field and also had seven rebounds in a nail-biting 71-68 win against Hillsdale. She followed up with nine points and seven rebounds in an 80-75 win over ODU.

She also earned Player of the Week honors after the first week of competition this season.

Wooten and the Cavaliers return to action this Thursday as they take on No. 1 Ashland for the second time this season. Tip-off is set for 5:30 p.m.