SCIAC Athletes of the Week: January 3, 2018

SCIAC Athletes of the Week: January 3, 2018
SCIAC Weekly Release #16
Men's Basketball Athlete of the Week
Spencer Schneider
Caltech
First-Year • Forward • Houston, Texas

 

Schneider helped pace Caltech to a 1-1 record between Dec. 18 and Jan. 2, including the Beavers’ first SCIAC victory of the season - an 86-82 win over Whittier. Schneider scored 22 points against the Poets and pulled in seven boards to go a long with an assist. In an 88-63 setback to nine-win Buena Vista, the first-year forward from Houston, Texas netted 14 points and grabbed 16 boards in defeat. For the week, Schneider shot 56% from the floor, 80% from three-point range, and averaged 18.0 points and 11.5 rebounds per contest. 

Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week
Maya Love
CMS
Sophomore • Guard • Denver, Colorado

 

Love directed CMS to a pair of wins between Dec. 18 and Jan. 2, including a 54-53 win over Middlebury, and a 56-49 victory over Webster en route to her second SCIAC Athlete of the Week accolade. Love registered a double-double in both games, netting 12 points and 12 rebounds against Middlebury, while scoring 16 points and 13 boards against Webster. The sophomore guard from Denver, Colo. also shot 52.2% from the field, notched three assists, blocked two shots and recorded five steals during the two games.