University of Wisconsin-Superior senior Hannah Nolin was named the UMAC Player of the Week Monday morning then later that night led the Yellowjackets to a 58-50 win at Bemidji State.
Norlin scored a game-high 21 points in the non-conference victory with a 10-for-14 shooting performance, five blocked shots and two assists.
UWS (3-1) led 36-27 at halftime over the NCAA Division III Beavers (2-2), who were just 2-for-17 shooting from behind the 3-point line.
Emily Carpenter added 11 points, five steals, two assists and a blocked shot for the Yellowjackets, who host St. Benedict in their home opener at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28.
It will be a Cause Day at Mertz Mortorelli Gym, benefitting Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank. All revenue generated specifically targets childhood hunger.
‘JACKET JOTTINGS: Norlin, a senior from Litchfield, Minn., picked up her second straight UMAC Player of the Week honor scoring 16 points with 15 rebounds and two blocked shots in last week’s win over Augsburg.