Horizon League Athletes of the Week

For the week of November 28, 2011

DuShawn Brooks Youngstown State Men's Basketball

Hometown: Chicago, Ill. Helping Youngstown State open with a road split in the first weekend of Horizon League play, Brooks averaged 20.5 points per game, knocking down 9-of-14 three-point attempts as the Penguins knocked off Detroit, 64-61, before suffering a 63-62 defeat at Wright State on Saturday.

Kacey Cummings Cleveland State Swimming and Diving

Hometown: Farmington Hills, Mich. Cummings won the women’s diver of the week award for the third time this season after finishing first in both diving events at the Cleveland Dual Meet Invitational Cummings won the 1-meter event with a score of 276.65 and the 3-meter dive with a score 284.5, defeating seven other competitors in both events.

Daniel Pogue Green Bay Swimming and Diving

Hometown: Chisholm, Minn. Pogue earned diver of the week after for the third time this fall after placing second and fourth in the 1-meter and 3-meter diving events at the Hawkeye Invitational in Iowa City, Iowa. Pogue broke his own school record in the 1-meter event, placing second with a score of 366.15. He placed fourth in the 3-meter event with a score 307.80

Emily McClellan Milwaukee Swimming and Diving

Hometown: Delavan, Wis. McClellan took home women’s top honors after setting meet, pool, school and conference records in three events at the Hawkeye Invitational. She set her first record on Friday in the 200-individual medley, taking home first place with a time of 2:00.00. On Saturday, she broke another record, this time in the 100-breaststroke, winning with a time of 59.83. On the final day of competition, McClellan won the 200-breaststroke in a time of 2:10.95.

Sam Keele Milwaukee Swimming and Diving

Hometown: Idaho Falls, Idaho Keele had a record-setting weekend at the Hawkeye Invitational in Iowa City, Iowa, setting a new school-record in the 200-backstroke. Keele broke the record in the prelims, swimming in 2:03.36, before swimming a 2:03.64 in the finals to finish seventh. He also competed in the 200-individual medley finishing ninth (1:50.91) and the 400-individual medley finishing 13th (4:01.35).

Shareta Brown Detroit Women's Basketball

Hometown: Grand Blanc, Mich. Brown scored 21 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Detroit went on the road and defeated Ball State, 87-68, last Thursday. She finished with 21 points by shooting 7-of-7 from the field and 7-of-8 from the foul line. She also set a career-high with five assists and tied her career-high with three steals in the game.