INDIANAPOLIS- For the final player of the week honors on the season, Detroit Mercy junior, Brianne Cohen has been selected as the Horizon League Player of the Week. Meanwhile, Cleveland State's Jade Ely has been tabbed as the Horizon League Freshman of the Week, respectively.
Brianne Cohen / Detroit Mercy / Forward / Junior / Toronto, Ont.
Cohen shot an incredible 23-29 from the field over Detroit Mercy’s three game stretch. In their home win over then No. 1 Wright State, the junior shot a perfect 8-8 from the floor for 20 points in just 21 minutes of play. In their clash at Cleveland State, the Toronto native recorded 19 points on 80 percent shooting while notching four rebounds and two blocks. Rounding out the regular season, the forward registered 17 points on 7-11 shooting along with four rebounds and three swats. In addition Cohen reached the 1,000 point club.
Jade Ely / Cleveland State / Guard / Freshman / Pittsburgh, Pa.
Ely scored eight points in each of Vikings’ two games including a perfect 8-8 shooting from the foul line. In Cleveland State’s win over Detroit Mercy, the freshman collected five rebounds and dished out two assists to go along with her eight points. The guard followed up with 2-4 shooting and pulled down three rebounds in their final game versus Oakland.
Previous Player of the Week Recipients:
Nov. 14 - Jessica Lindstrom, Green Bay
Nov. 21 - Jessica Lindstrom, Green Bay
Nov. 28 - Jenny Lindner, Milwaukee
Dec. 5 - Steph Kostowicz, Milwaukee
Dec. 12 - Jessica Lindstrom, Green Bay
Dec. 19 - Ashanti Abshaw, Cleveland State
Dec. 26 - Hannah Little, Oakland
Jan. 2 - Mehryn, Kraker, Green Bay
Jan. 9 - Rosanna Reynolds, Detroit Mercy
Jan. 16 - Mehryn Kraker, Green Bay
Jan. 23 - Rosanna Reynolds, Detroit Mercy
Jan. 30 - Chelsea Welch, Wright State
Feb. 6 - Taylor Gleason, Oakland
Feb. 13 - Jenny Lindner, Milwaukee
Feb. 20 - Chelsea Welch, Wright State
Previous Freshman of the Week Recipients:
Nov. 14 - Lizzie Odegard, Milwaukee
Nov. 21 - Mary Dunn, Youngstown State
Nov. 28 - Lizzie Odegard, Milwaukee
Dec. 5 - Anja Marinkovic, Detroit Mercy
Dec. 12 - Mary Dunn, Youngstown State
Dec. 19 - Mary Dunn, Youngstown State
Dec. 26 - Jade Ely, Cleveland State
Jan. 2 - Jade Ely, Cleveland State
Jan. 9 - Lizzie Odegard, Milwaukee
Jan. 16 - Morgan Brunner, Youngstown State
Jan. 23 - No Player Selected
Jan. 30 - Tyra Carlsten-Handberg, UIC
Feb. 6 - Anja Marinkovic, Detroit Mercy
Feb. 13 - Anja Marinkovic, Detroit Mercy
Feb. 20 - Mary Dunn, Youngstown State