News and Tribune

College Sports

December 9, 2013

COLLEGE NOTEBOOK: Dec. 10, 2013

New Albany product named Athlete of the Week

> SOUTHERN INDIANA — ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

• Brett Wehmiller (Indiana State men’s track, New Albany graduate, So.) — top performance: first in the high jump at the Eastern Illinois University Early Bird meet last Friday, 6-4; notes: The Sycamores captured the meet title with 133 points.

BORDEN

• Brandon Beam (IU South Bend men’s basketball, So.) — top performance: 13 points, shooting 2-of-8 from the floor, 0-of-1 from 3-point range and 9-of-10 from the free-throw line, game-high two steals and two assists in the Titans’ 84-82 loss at Purdue Calumet last Friday; team records: 3-7 overall, 0-2 Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference.

• Chris Beam (IU South Bend men’s basketball, Sr.) — top performance: team-high 18 points, shooting 4-of-8 from the field, 2-of-2 from 3-point range and 8-of-9 from the free-throw line, team-high three assists and game-high two steals in the Grenadiers’ 84-82 loss at Purdue Calumet last Friday; team records: 3-7 overall, 0-2 CCAC.

CHARLESTOWN

• Taylor Thrasher (Kentucky Christian women’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: one point in the Knights’ 81-72 home loss against Berea last Friday; team record: 7-6.

CLARKSVILLE

• Aidan McEwen (Taylor men’s basketball, Fr.) — weekly stats: 0-3 field goals, two rebounds, two assists; notes: one rebound and one assist in the Trojans’ 94-72 home win over Indiana Dabney in the semifinals of the 30th annual Ivanhoe’s Classic last Friday; team record: 7-4.

EASTERN

• Todd Albertson (Greenville (Ill.) men’s basketball, Jr.) — notes: three rebounds and two points in the Panthers’ 98-58 home victory over Blackburn on Saturday; team records: 5-3 overall, 1-1 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.

FLOYD CENTRAL

• Cody Banet (IU East men’s basketball, Sr.) — top performance: 11 points, shooting 4-of-13 from the field, 1-of-4 from 3-point range and 2-of-3 from the free-throw line, team-high four rebounds, game-high four steals and game-high two blocks in the Red Wolves’ 102-97 home loss to Wilberforce last Tuesday; notes: Banet earned Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors on Dec. 2; team records: 4-9 overall, 0-1 KIAC.

• Tori Kingsley (IU Southeast women’s basketball, Fr.) — notes: one rebound in the Grenadiers’ 87-81 win at Asbury last Tuesday; team records: 5-3 overall, 2-0 KIAC.

• Brigid Morrissey (Furman women’s basketball, Sr.) — weekly stats: 11.5 points per game, 7-14 field goals, 4-4 3-pointers, 5-7 free throws, eight rebounds, four assists, three steals; top performance: career-high 15 points, shooting 5-of-10 from the field, 3-of-3 from 3-point range and 2-of-4 from the line, six rebounds, team-high two assists and game-high two steals in the Paladins’ 67-62 victory at Georgia Southern on Saturday; notes: Morrissey is a nominee for the 2014 Allstate Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Good Works Team; the team’ purpose is to recognize women’s college players for their charitable achievements and community involvement; team records: 5-4 overall, 1-0 Southern Conference.

• Sarah Taylor (Franklin women’s swimming, Fr.) — top performance: second in the 800-yard freestyle relay at the Transylvania Invitational last weekend, 8:17.8; notes: 12th in the 500 free, 5:37.33; 13th in the 200 free, 2:07.81.

• Jamie Wallace (Indianapolis volleyball, So.) — notes: Wallace and the Greyhounds lost in the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional semifinals to Ferris State last Friday in Allendale, Mich., 3-2; Indianapolis won its opening-round match against Northwood (Mich.) last Thursday, 3-1; Wallace, who made the 2012 Academic All-Great Lakes Valley Conference team, did not play in either match; team records: 25-10 overall, 15-3 GLVC.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
College Sports
LOCAL MAGAZINES
SPECIAL CONTENT
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
Mint Gives JFK Coin a Face-lift Creative Makeovers for Ugly Cellphone Towers Ariz. Inmate Dies 2 Hours After Execution Began Crash Kills Teen Pilot Seeking World Record LeBron James Sends Apology Treat to Neighbors Raw: Funeral for Man Who Died in NYPD Custody Migrants Back in Honduras After US Deports Israeli American Reservist Torn Over Return Raw: ISS Cargo Ship Launches in Kazakhstan Six Indicted in StubHub Hacking Scheme Former NTSB Official: FAA Ban 'prudent' EPA Gets Hip With Kardashian Tweet Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in the Netherlands Biden Decries Voting Restrictions in NAACP Talk Broncos Owner Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's US, UN Push Shuttle Diplomacy in Mideast Trump: DC Hotel Will Be Among World's Best Plane Crashes in Taiwan, Dozens Feared Dead Republicans Hold a Hearing on IRS Lost Emails Raw: Mourners Gather As MH17 Bodies Transported