Wisconsin Lutheran College's Jen Dowden has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Women's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of Nov. 13-19, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
Dowden (Bonduel, Wis.), who was named to the Paul F. Knueppel Classic All-Tournament Team, averaged 18.5 points and 6.0 rebounds per game as the Warriors split a pair of games against top-15 opponents to open their season. The junior forward tied for a game-high with 20 points Friday versus No. 15 DePauw University, and added 17 points, including 11 in the second half, in Saturday's 63-50 win over No. 10 Washington University-St. Louis.
Other nominations: Karli Selear, Alverno; Sophia Leon, Concordia Chicago; Timiya Ray, Dominican; Abby Shane, Edgewood; Maddy Doll, Lakeland; Brandi Bender, Marian.