GREENWOOD, IND. - Junior women's basketball forward/center Samantha Bolen represented Manchester University on the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week honors for the period of Dec. 12-18.
Bolen, the Spartans' first honoree of 2016-17, compiled a personal single-game career high 20-point effort against Earlham Dec. 18, helping the Spartans even their HCAC record due to a 63-59 victory. She scored four of the team's final five points as part of a pivotal 9-4 run over the final 3:35 that paved the way to MU's 12th win in the series' last 14 contests.
The Black and Gold (2-7 overall, 2-2 HCAC) get back into action Tuesday, Dec. 27, making a northern trek to Kalamazoo College.