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TicketSmarter WAC Women’s Basketball Players of the Week Announced

TicketSmarter WAC Women’s Basketball Players of the Week Announced

ARLINGTON, Texas – UT Arlington’s Starr Jacobs and California Baptist’s Grace Schmidt have been named the TicketSmarter Western Athletic Conference (WAC) Women’s Basketball Player and Freshman of the Week, for the game week ending on Sunday, Jan. 22. 

Jacobs, a redshirt senior forward, averaged 20.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, five assists and four steals in the Mavericks two contests against UTRGV and Stephen F. Austin. Against UTRGV, Jacobs had 22 points, five rebounds and four steals. Jacobs followed that performance with a WAC best 4th double-double in conference play with 19 points, 12 rebounds, six steals and four assists.  

Schmidt, a forward, dominated the weekend averaging 18 points and 6.5 rebounds per game on 62.5% shooting in wins over the Seattle U and Grand Canyon. Schmidt had a 23-point performance against Seattle U on 9-15 shooting. Against Grand Canyon, Schmidt finished with 13 points and eight rebounds.  

2022 TicketSmarter WAC Women’s Basketball Weekly Awards 

Player of the Week 
Starr Jacobs, R-Sr., F, UT Arlington (Jan. 23) 
Cherita Daugherty, Grad., G, Southern Utah (Jan. 17) 
Iyana Dorsey, So., G, UTRGV (Jan. 9)  
Jaeden Brown, So., F, Utah Valley (Jan. 3) 
Mal Langstaff, Gr., F, Abilene Christian (Dec. 27) 
Chloe Webb, Jr., G, California Baptist (Dec. 19) 
Macie Warren, So., G, Utah Tech (Dec.12) 
Iyana Dorsey, So., G, UTRGV (Dec. 5) 
Evan Zars, Grad., F, Grand Canyon (Nov. 28) 
Breaunna Gillen, Sr., G, Utah Tech (Nov. 21) 
Breaunna Gillen, Sr., G, Utah Tech (Nov. 14)  

Freshman Player of the Week 
Grace Schmidt, F, California Baptist (Jan. 23) 
Jordan Harrison, G, Stephen F. Austin (Jan. 17) 
Grace Schmidt, F, California Baptist (Jan. 9)  
Grace Schmidt, F, California Baptist (Jan. 3)  
Filipa Barros, G, California Baptist (Dec. 27) 
Jordan Harrison, G, Stephen F. Austin (Dec. 19)  
Jordan Harrison, G, Stephen F. Austin (Dec. 12)  
Jordan Harrison, G, Stephen F. Austin (Dec. 5) 
Alaina Harper, F, Grand Canyon (Nov. 28)  
Grace Schmidt, F, California Baptist (Nov. 21)  
Alaina Harper, F, Grand Canyon (Nov. 14) 

 

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