ARLINGTON, Texas – Utah Tech’s Breaunna Gillen was named the TicketSmarter Western Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week and California Baptist’s Grace Schmidt was named TicketSmarter Western Athletic Conference Freshman of the Week, for the competition week ending on Nov. 20.
Gillen, a senior guard, averaged 24 points per game and helped UT to a 1-1 record with a win over Kansas City. She shot 51 percent from the field, 66 percent from the three-point line and 82 percent from the free throw line. She averaged 4.5 rebounds per game and 5.5 assists per game.
Schmidt, a forward, provided valuable minutes off the bench for California Baptist in its two victories last week, averaging 11 points and four rebounds. Schmidt had 13 points and six rebounds versus Northern Arizona in 27 minutes of action. Against Santa Clara, Schmidt had nine points and two rebounds in 19 minutes of action.
2022 TicketSmarter WAC Women’s Basketball Weekly Awards
Player of the Week
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 (Nov. 21)
Alaina Harper, F, Grand Canyon (Nov. 14)
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