NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Wesleyan's Armeka Booker garnered Women's Basketball Player of the Week honors from the Tennessee Sports Writers Association on Tuesday, posting a pair of double-doubles in two TWC victories.
The Oak Ridge, Tenn., native recorded 25 points and 15 rebounds against Truett-McConnell, hitting 10-of-15 shots and all five free throw attempts for the Bulldogs in a 69-40 victory. The junior forward registered 15 points and 13 boards along with two assists and four blocks in a 67-62 win versus Union College.
TWC sits atop of the Appalachian Athletic Conference with a 16-3 overall mark, 13-2 in the AAC. Booker is averaging 19.4 points and 9.7 rebounds per game. Tennessee Wesleyan hosts Tennessee Temple, Talladega College and St. Andrews University this week.
TSWA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
November 12 – Ashley Southern, Lipscomb Univ.
November 19 – Jasmine Newsome, UT Martin
November 26 – Stevonna Scott, Fisk Univ.
December 3 – Ebony Rowe, Middle Tennessee
December 10 – Ebony Rowe, Middle Tennessee
December 17 – Armeka Booker, Tennessee Wesleyan
December 23 – Ebony Rowe, Middle Tennessee
January 1 – Ebony Rowe, Middle Tennessee
January 7 – Casie Cowan, Cumberland Univ.
January 14 – KeKe Stewart, Middle Tennessee
January 21 – Heather Butler, UT Martin
January 28 – Ebony Rowe, Middle Tennessee