A Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference – Midwest Conference clash is next for Manchester University Saturday, Dec. 30.
Game details: Tip-off time against Beloit College of Wisconsin is 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time at Flood Arena inside the Beloit College Sports Center … Live audio, statistics and video can be accessed via a link at www.muspartans.com, the Internet home of Manchester University athletics.
Spartan Shorts: The Spartans take a 2-8 record northward. They're fresh off a visit to the Los Angeles, Calif., area prior to Christmas, as they battled San Diego Christian College and the University of Redlands in 62-47 and 61-43 defeats Dec. 18 and 19 … Sophomore guard Nicole Weaver (Fort Wayne, Ind.) and junior forward/center Beth Schaefer (Fort Wayne, Ind.) are one-two in scoring, averaging 12.4 and 11 points per contest, respectively. The duo is also atop other numerical categories, as Weaver leads the way in assists (32) and steals (20), and Schaefer is first in rebounding (7.6 pg) and blocked shots (five). Those totals play well on the conference charts, too, as Weaver is seventh in assists (3.2 pg) and ninth in steals (2 pg), and Schaefer is fourth in rebounding.
Back Home: Franklin College pays a visit to Stauffer-Wolfe Arena Wednesday, Jan. 3. Game time is 7:30 p.m.