BAY CITY, Mich. - Wayne State University senior center Juanita Cochran (Saginaw Mich./Arthur Hill) and Ashland University senior forward Daiva Gerbec (Dublin, Ohio/Bishop Watterson) have been chosen as the GLIAC Women's Basketball North and South Division "Players of the Week", respectively.
GLIAC North Division Player of the Week:
Wayne State University
6-0, Senior, Center
Saginaw Mich./Arthur Hill
Wayne State University senior center Juanita Cochran used a huge second half against Northwood on Thursday to help the Warriors maintain their top spot in the GLIAC North as she picked up 16 pts and 12 boards in the closing half alone. She continued her great play on Saturday at Saginaw Valley with 10 points and two rebounds in limited minutes.
North Division Weekly Honor Roll: Sarah DeShone - FS, Briauna Taylor - GV, Maria Blazejewski - LS, Emma Veach - MT, Lauren Robak - NU, Emily Wendling - SV.
2012-13 North Division "Players of the Week": (11/13) S. Hoyt - MT, (11/19) B. Taylor - GV, (11/26) M. Blazejewski - LS, (12/3) S. DeShone - FS, (12/10) E. Wendling - SV, (12/20) S. DeShone - FS, (1/7) T. Bridges - WS, (1/14) B. Taylor - GV, (1/22) M. Perttu - MT, (1/28) T. Bridges - WS, (2/4) S. Zirzow - SV, (2/11) J. Cochran - WS.
GLIAC South Division Player of the Week:
Dublin, Ohio/Bishop Watterson
Ashland University senior forward Daiva Gerbec had a pair of double-doubles last week and has three consecutive double-doubles. For the week she averaged 18.5 points, 13.0 rebounds, 2.0 blocks, and 3.5 assits per game. Gerbec shot 65.4 percent from the floor in AU's two wins and led the Eagles in scoring against Walsh. AU is the nation's top-ranked team and is the lone undefeated team in the region.
South Division Weekly Honor Roll: Megan Fogt- HC, Deborah Simmers - MU, Kacee Hockenberry - OD, Jessica Harris - TU, Kayla Brown - UF.
2012-13 South Division "Players of the Week": (11/13) K. Daugherty - AU, (11/19) K. Hockenberry - GV, (11/26) K. Daugherty - AU, (12/3) K. Daugherty - AU, (12/10) D. Simmers - MU, (12/20) K. Daugherty - AU, (1/7) D. Gerbec - AU, (1/14) K. Daugherty - AU, (1/22) D. Gerbec - AU, (1/28) D. Simmers - MU, (2/4) K. Brown -UF, (2/11) D. Gerbec - AU.