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2019-20 NCAC Women's Basketball Athletes of the Week

November 11th
Tashauna Wright, Hiram
(Shaker Heights, OH/Shaker Heights)

Hiram junior Tashauna Wright posted 31 points, three rebounds and two assists in the Terriers’ season-opener against Adrian. Wright was 10-of-20 from the floor, including 2-of-4 from distance. The 31 points was a career-best for the Shaker Heights, Ohio, native.

November 18th
Sydney Kopp, DePauw
(Burr Ridge, IL/Hinsdale South)

DePauw senior Sydney Kopp averaged 26.3 points, seven rebounds and two assists across three season-opening victories for the Tigers. In the final game of the Wisconsin-Whitewater Tip-off tournament, Kopp posted 36 points, eight rebounds and five assists in a 70-69 win against the Warhawks. She was named the most-valuable player of the tournament for her performance. 

November 25th
Zoe Soilis, Allegheny
(Sarver, PA/Freeport)

Allegheny senior Zoe Soilis led the Gators to a 91-82 win over Penn State Behrend with a career-high 34 points. She shot 6-of-9 from three-point range while also connecting on 10-of-19 shots from the floor. For the week, she averaged 22 points and three rebounds across three games while extending her double-digit scoring streak to five games.

December 2nd
Alison Schafer, Denison
(Columbia Station, OH/Columbia)

Senior Alison Schafer posted a career-high 40 points in Denison’s 70-65 victory over Wittenberg on Saturday. Her 40 points were the second-most in school history behind Christi Clay’s 41 points against Wittenberg on Feb. 26, 1994. Her six 3-pointers also tied the Denison single-game record which has been equaled 10 times in program history.