Wichita, Kan. – Kansas Wesleyan University's Vanessa Kresin is named KCAC Women's Basketball Player of the Week for her efforts January 21 - 27. The 5-9, Sophomore Forward from Glen Elder, Kansas led the Coyotes in their two conference wins this week.
Kresin scored 15 points and recorded eight rebounds as Kansas Wesleyan defeated Southwestern, 70-64, in Salina on January 23rd. On the 26th, Kresin scored 12 points and pulled in another eight rebounds in a 72-50 victory over Saint Mary.
Kresin finished the week with a 46.2% Field Goal Percentage (12-26), 27 points, 16 rebounds, six assists, three blocks, and averaged over 34 minutes per game. Kresin leads the KCAC in steals with 68 (3.09 per game) and she is seventh in scoring at 263 points (11.96 per game).
2012 – 2013 Women's Basketball Players of the Week
Week 1: Zefiryn Bryan, Southwestern College
Week 2: Amber Ramsey, Ottawa University
Week 3: Kayla Eilert, Sterling College
Week 4: Zefiryn Bryan, Southwestern College
Week 5: Alecia Smith, Kansas Wesleyan University
Week 6: None
Week 7: Janelle Rust, Tabor College
Week 8: Cassi Spleiss, Sterling College
Week 9: Janelle Rust, Tabor College
Week 10: Vanessa Kresin, Kansas Wesleyan University