ROCK HILL, S.C. – Anderson University women's basketball junior Alexy Mollenhauer was honored by The South Atlantic Conference as the AstroTurf Women's Player of the Week for games played during the week of Nov.26 through Dec. 2, announced by the league office on Monday.
Mollenhauer opened the week up recording her fifth double-double (21 points and 17 rebounds) of the season in the South Atlantic Conference season opener versus Tusculum. The Lindale, Texas native followed up with another double-double performance (17 points and 11 rebounds) scoring 11 points in the final period to help Anderson pull away from Queens to win by 21 points on the road.
The junior forward averaged a double-double for the week, 19 points and 14 rebounds. Mollenhauer also recorded six blocked shots, three steals and two assists.
The Black and Gold welcome nonconference opponent Lander on Saturday to the Abney Athletic Center. Tip-off is slated for 2 p.m.
2018-19 SAC AstroTurf Women's Player of the Week
Nov. 12 – Alexy Mollenhauer, Anderson
Nov. 19 – Kayla Marosites, Carson-Newman
Nov. 26 – Meg Essex, Newberry
Dec. 3 - Alexy Mollenhauer, Anderson
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.