BAY CITY, Mich. - Northwood University sophomore center Will Bowles (East Detroit, Mich./South Lake) and Tiffin University junior guard Joe Graessle (Grover, Ohio) have been chosen as the GLIAC Men's Basketball North and South Division "Players of the Week", respectively.
GLIAC North Division Player
of the Week:
6-7, Sophomore, Center
East Detroit, Mich./South Lake
Northwood University sophomore Will
Bowles led his team to an overtime victory at Saginaw Valley State
Saturday night, finishing with 22 points, 18 rebounds and two
blocked shots. Bowles went 10-18 from the floor in the game
and also grabbed five offensive rebounds. Bowles
currently leads the GLIAC in field goal percentage (61.7) while
ranking fourth in rebounding (8.3 rpg)
North Division Weekly Honor
Roll: Daniel Sutherlin - FS, Ricardo Carbajal - GV,
Matthew Craggs - NM, Damon Bozeman - SV, Bryan Coleman- WS.
2012-13 North Division "Players of the Week": (11/13) D. Billing- LS, (11/19) A. Haidar- MT, (11/26) A. Haidar- MT, (12/3) C. Phillips - WS, (12/10) M. Hollingsworth - WS, (12/20) M. Hollingsworth - WS, (1/7) M. Hollingsworth - WS, (1/14) I. Larkin- WS, (1/22) I. Larkin- WS, (1/28) K. Brown - FS, (2/4) W. Bowles - NU.
GLIAC South Division Player
of the Week:
6-3, Junior, Guard
Tiffin University junior guard Joe Graessle had his best overall
performance of his career vs. Ohio Dominican University. He led the
team with 36 points, nine assists, and broke the single-game record
for steals with eight. Graessle has scored 20+ points in the
last six games and needs just four points to become the 10th player
in TU history to score 1400, career points. He currently ranks
second in the GLIAC in scoring average with 24.2 points per
South Division Weekly Honor Roll: Brook Turson - AU, Nick Washburn - HC, Rilery Thomas - LE, Isiah Elliot - MU, Bobby Stauffer - OD, Jack Smith - UF, Kenny Kornowski - WU.
2012-13 South Division "Players of the Week": (11/13) M. Minch - OD, (11/19) G. Kahlig - UF, (11/26) T. Dezelski- HC, (12/3) K. Kornowski- WU, (12/10) I. Elliott- MU, (12/20) J. Graessle - TU, (1/7) M. Jones - OD, (1/14) T. Dezelski- HC, (1/22) I. Elliott- MU, (1/28) I. Elliott- MU, (2/4) J. Graessle - TU.