SLIAC Players of the Week - Dec. 1

SLIAC Players of the Week - Dec. 1

This week's SLIAC Players of the Week are Hunter Ward, from Webster University, and Emmie Haring, from Fontbonne University.

SLIAC MEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Hunter Ward, Webster University

Ward, a sophomore guard from St. Louis, Mo., helped the Gorloks to a pair of wins on the week including keying a come from behind victory over Loras. Trailing 72-56 with just over three-minutes left in the game Ward knocked down three consecutive three-pointers  in a 31-second span to spark the Gorloks. Ward knocked down a fourth three-pointer with 17-seconds left to tie the game, with Webster eventually winning in overtime. He finished the game with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Earlier in the week he recorded another double-double in a conference win over MacMurray. On the week Ward averaged 16.0 points, 10.0 rebounds, and 2.5 steals per game while shooting 47.8-percent from the field with nine total three-pointers.

SLIAC WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Emmie Haring, Fontbonne University

Haring, a sophomore guard from Ballwin, Mo., helped the Griffins to a 93-88 win over Knox. Haring was in the giving mood, finishing the game with 12 assists; tying the program record for assists in a game. Haring accounted for 34 of the Griffins points as she added 10 points herself on 4-of-7 shooting while also grabbing six rebounds and adding three steals.

Other Notables:

  • Ashley Brooks, Webster University (Women's Basketball) Brooks recorded a double-double with 25 points and 10 rebounds while adding six assists in a win over MacMurray.