Sports

Ihnen honored by MCAC

Wed 11-15-2017

ROCHESTER - Katherin Ihnen of Minnesota West has been named Minnesota College Athletic Conference Southern Division women's basketball Player of the Week.

The 5-foot-10 sophomore from Harris-Lake Park led the Lady Jays to a pair of wins to open up the season as they beat the Dordt College JV and Northwestern JV, averaging 23 points and 11 rebounds.

Ihnen scored 32 points and grabbed 13 rebounds vs. Northwestern and also added a steal while shooting 15-for-25 from the field.

In the game with Dordt, she posted 14 points, nine rebounds, two assists and one steal. Minnesota West travels to Iowa Lakes Community College Saturday.

Northland's Emily Anderson was the Northern Division Player of the Week.