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Rachel Criscione

Hometown: Lockport, Ill.

MediumCriscione won both the 1-meter (238.65) and 3-meter (245.25) competitions in UIC's dual with Green Bay.

Green Bay

Michael Klemm

Hometown: Rockford, Ill.

MediumFor the second time this season, Klemm is collecting diver of the week honors. Against UIC, Klemm won on both the 1-meter (296.55) and 3-meter (303.90) boards.

Green Bay

Claire Friederick

Hometown: Lancaster, Wis.

MediumFriederick was part of 4 wins for Green Bay, sweeping the 100 and 200 back before helping the Phoenix to wins in the 200 medley and 400 free relays. Her time of 56.97 in the 100 back set a new pool record.


Kei Ishimaru

Hometown: Sycamore, Ill.

MediumWith wins in the 100 fly (50.91) and 200 fly (1:53.18), Ishimaru helped lead UIC to a win at Green Bay in the teams' dual meet.


Kay Felder

Hometown: Detroit, Mich.

MediumFelder was named Player of the Week for the second time this season after averaging 29.5 points, 6.5 assists and 3.5 steals in two Oakland wins last week. He opened the week with 25 points, seven assists and four steals in the Golden Grizzlies 83-72 win over Binghamton. On Saturday, Felder scored a career-high 34 points, connecting on 13-of-13 free throw attempts as the Golden Grizzlies won at Toledo, 76-64. The junior guard added six assists and three steals in the win.


Dikembe Dixson

Hometown: Freeport, Ill.

MediumDixson earned his second Freshman of the Week honor after registering his first career double-double in UIC’s game vs Illinois at the United Center on Saturday. He was 8-of-14 from the field, knocking down all three of his three-point attempts, to score 20 points. He grabbed 10 rebounds for his second double-digit rebounding performance of the season. He scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half as UIC erased an 11-point halftime deficit. He also handed out a career-high four assists.


Jordan Johnson

Hometown: Waukegan, Ill.

MediumJohnson led the Panthers to two wins last week. The point guard led UWM with 22 points on Wednesday as the Panthers battled back from an 11-point halftime deficit to win at Wisconsin. Johnson hit all eight of his free throw attempts and was 6-of-10 from the field, including 2-of-4 from long distance. Johnson ran a Milwaukee offense that scored a school-record 125 points in a 51-point win over Judson on Sunday. He did not attempt a field goal, but did finish with nine assists and zero turnovers.

Athletes of the Week in the Horizon League for the week of Dec. 7-14, 2015.

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