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Dordt College News
Van Dyke Claims Player Of The Week Honor
January 7, 2013
(Monday, January 7; Sioux Center, Iowa) Kara Van Dyke (Junior; Edgerton, Minnesota) has been named the GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Women’s Basketball Player-of-the-Week for games played December 31-January 5.
Van Dyke averaged 19 points and seven rebounds a game on the week for the Lady Defenders. In a 96-86 double-overtime win over #1 Concordia she totaled 27 points on 9-15 shooting. She also made 9-9 free throws on the week and dished out five assists. Dordt is 10-9 overall and 5-5 in the GPAC.
Van Dyke leads the Defenders in scoring with a 13.8 points per game average to go with a team high 7.6 rebounds and she is making 50.3 percent of her field goal attempts.
The Defenders will travel to Dakota State on Wednesday night for a non-conference game before returning home to face Midland on Saturday, January 12.