Dowden Nabs Seventh Career Weekly Award

Photo Credit: Jeff Wilson
Photo Credit: Jeff Wilson

MILWAUKEE (WLCSports.com) – Wisconsin Lutheran College's Jen Dowden (Bonduel, Wis.) has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Women's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of November 12-18, as selected by the league's sports information directors. This is the seventh career weekly award for the Warriors' senior.

Dowden led the Warriors to a 2-0 record over the weekend in the Paul F. Knueppel Classic, averaging 20.5 points, 5.5 rebounds, and 3.5 assists per game. The senior scored 18 points as the Warriors defeated Saint Mary's (Ind.) 67-36 Friday. She followed with 23 points and six rebounds as WLC defeated Calvin (RV) 64-50 Saturday. Dowden was named to the All-Classic Team for her performance.

The Warriors (2-0) play their third straight home game Saturday when they host Aurora (0-3) at 2:00 p.m. in the NACC lidlifter for both teams.

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