MILWAUKEE – Senior Holly Denfeld of the MSOE women's basketball team has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Player of the Week for Feb. 13, the league office announced late Monday.
Denfeld went off for 39 points on 17-of-19 shooting in a 25-point win over Dominican last Saturday. She set school records for made field goals and field goal percentage (89.5%) in a game while posting the second-most points in a game. She added nine rebounds and six assists in the game. Earlier in the week, she had 17 points and 13 rebounds against Lakeland.
Denfeld's scoring outburst put her just 21 points from Catherine Chappell's school record of 1,790 career points. She has two regular season games remaining, starting Wednesday at Marian.