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WIAC Men's and Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week and Standings: Feb. 10-16

02/19/2020, 9:30am CST
By WIAC

From the WIAC --

WIAC Kwik Trip Athletes of the Week
(Week of February 10-16)

MEN’S BASKETBALL

Carter Voelker, Senior (Kiel, Wis.), Guard of UW-Platteville

Voelker averaged 25.5 points, 4.0 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game in a 2-0 week for the Pioneers. He shot 52.0 percent (13-of-25) from the field, 64.3 percent (9-of-14) from three-point range and 88.9 percent (16-of-18) from the free-throw line. Voelker had 21 points, five rebounds and four assists in a 70-68 win over UW-Whitewater on Feb. 12. He shot 13-of-14 from the free throw line in the win. In a 94-54 win over UW-River Falls on Feb. 15, Voelker had 30 points and five assists. He shot 76.9 percent (10-of-13) from the field and 87.5 percent (7-of-8) from three-point range.

Also nominated:

UW-La Crosse, Terek Nesheim, Senior, Forward, Mount Horeb, Wis.
UW-Oshkosh, Jack Flynn, Senior, Center, Appleton, Wis. (West)
UW-Stevens Point, Garrett Nelson, Junior, Guard, Beaver Dam, Wis.
UW-Stout, TYreese Alexander, Junior, Forward, Pontiac, Mich. (Oxford)
UW-Whitewater, Rocky Martinez, Freshman, Forward, Waukesha, Wis. (West)

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

Dani Craig, Senior (Coralville, Iowa/Iowa City West), Guard of UW-La Crosse

Craig averaged 23.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists in two wins during the week. She finished with a career-high 28 points in UW-La Crosse's 76-61 victory at UW-Stout on Feb. 12, going 12-of-18 from the field, including four-of-eight from three-point range. Craig also had four rebounds and three assists. She then finished with a game-high 18 points with four rebounds and three assists in a 79-50 win over UW-Stevens Point on Feb. 15. Playing on Senior Day, Craig went six-of-12 from the field, including three-of-six from three-point range, and three-of-four at the line. She shot 60.0 percent (18-of-30) from the field in the two games, including 50.0 percent (seven-of-14) from three-point range.

Also nominated:

UW-Oshkosh, Karsyn Rueth, Junior, Center, Loyal, Wis.
UW-Platteville, Maiah Domask, Junior, Forward, Waupun, Wis.
UW-River Falls, Crystal Pearson, Senior, Forward, Browerville, Minn.
UW-Stevens Point, Amber Baehman, Sophomore, Guard, Plainfield, Wis. (Tri-County)
UW-Stout, Amber Fabeck, Senior, Forward, Cottage Grove, Minn. (Park)
UW-Whitewater, Aleah Grundahl, Freshman, Forward, DeForest, Wis.

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