Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week: January 13, 2020

Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week: January 13, 2020

Offensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Katelynn Nguyen
School: Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Year: Junior
Position: Guard
Hometown: San Marcos, Calif.

Katelynn Nguyen led Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (CMS) to a 2-0 week that featured an 88-86 win over California Lutheran and a 52-35 victory over Caltech. Nguyen averaged 14.5 points per game shooting an efficient 68.7% from the floor (11-of-16) and was 6-for-9 (66.7%) from three-point range. She also totaled three rebounds and five assists. 

Defensive Athlete of the Week

Name: Emily Guerena
School: Whittier
Year: Junior
Position: Forward
Hometown: Montebello, Calif.

Emily Guerena helped Whittier to a 2-0 week that featured Poets' wins over Caltech (66-53) and Chapman (68-67). Guerena led the Whittier defense with 18 rebounds (13 on the defensive glass). She also registered seven blocked shots including four against the Panthers, while notching five steals. Additionally, she averaged 11.0 points per game, and dished out seven assists during the Poets' 2-0 week.