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Avon and Elyria Earn SWC Weekly Basketball Honors

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Following games on January 17th – January 23rd the boys and girls basketball players of the week for the Southwestern Conference were announced this afternoon. Below are this week’s honorees:

Female Basketball Player of the Week
Abby Liber (Sr)
Avon

Avon’s Abby Liber scored her 1,000 point in the team’s victory over Brunswick.  The senior guard scored 21 points, had six rebounds, 3 assists and two steals in the game.  Earlier in the week, Liber had a double double with 27 points and 13 rebounds to go with 2 assists and four steals in Avon’s win over Avon Lake.

Other Notable Performances

Kendall Braaten (Jr), Berea-Midpark
Braaten averaged 25 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and four steals on the week for the Titans.  She tied the school record Saturday with seven three-pointers in their victory over Elyria.

Olivia DiFranco (So), Berea-Midpark
DiFranco has helped the Middies to a tremendous season in her sophomore campaign.  The guard scored 22 points, six rebounds, four assists and four steals in a win at North Ridgeville.  She followed that up with 17 points against Olmsted Falls.

Male Basketball Player of the Week
Ryan Walsh (Jr)
Elyria
Averaging 21.6 points in three games, Elyria’s point guard helped the Pioneers go 2-1 on the week.  Walsh scored 31 in the team’s win over Oberlin and 20 points and five rebounds in a victory against Berea-Midpark.  The senior finished the week with 14 points and six rebounds against Elyria Catholic.

Other Notable Performances

Max Emerine (Jr), Avon
Emerine had a great week beyond the arc, hitting 10 three pointers in two games for Avon.  Against Highland, the junior finished with 17 points (5 3’s) four rebounds and three assists.  Against Avon Lake, Emerine had 21 points (5 3’s) and two assists.

Michael Candow (Jr), Olmsted Falls
Candow scored 19 points (5 3’s) and had three assists and three steals in a win over Midview.  The junior followed that up with an 11 point and four steal performance in the Bulldogs’ victory over Bay.

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Avon and Elyria Earn SWC Weekly Basketball Honors

SWC

Following games on November 29th – December 5th the boys and girls basketball players of the week for the Southwestern Conference were announced this afternoon. Below are this week’s honorees:

Female Basketball Player of the Week
Abby Liber (Sr)
Avon
In two conference victories last week against Amherst Steele and Avon Lake, the 5’11 senior guard averaged a double double with 23.5 points, 11.5 rebounds to go along with three assists and three steals per game.

Other Notable Performances

Kendall Braaten (Jr), Berea-Midpark
Braaten averaged 16.5 points per game last week, including a 20 point game against Olmsted Falls.  The junior guard also averaged eight rebounds on the week.

Kat Crevda (Jr), North Ridgeville
In three conference games, Crevda averaged a double double with 12.7 points per game and 10.1 rebounds per game.  The junior was shooting 72% from the field last week.

Danielle Cameron (So), Olmsted Falls
In wins over Midview and Berea-Midpark last week, Cameron averaged 13.5 points, six rebounds and three steals per game.

Male Basketball Player of the Week
Ryan Walsh (Jr)
Elyria
In a mid week match up with Westlake, the junior point guard scored 34 points, including seven three pointers, while grabbing four rebounds and dishing out two assists.  Friday, Walsh scored 20, had eight rebounds and three steals in the Pioneers victory over Berea-Midpark.

Other Notable Performances

George Gotsis (Sr), Amherst Steele
Gotsis averaged 19 points and 4.5 assists and 5.5 steals in victories over Vermilion and North Ridgeville last week.

Charlie Ciolek (Sr), Olmsted Falls
In two wins last week for the Bulldogs, Ciolek averaged 16.5 points 7.5 rebounds and seven rebounds.

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