Peterson Garners NAC Student-Athlete Award

Women’s basketball player Laci Peterson was selected as the Northern Athletics Conference Student-Athlete of the Week for all contests of January 16-22.

Peterson led the Crusaders to two wins, both against NAC opponents, for a 2-1 record on the week. She recorded 17 points per game, 9.3 rebounds per game and a whopping 6.7 blocks per game.

The 6-0 sophomore center came just shy of her first triple double against Benedictine on Saturday, with 15 points, 12 rebounds and nine blocked shots.

Through 15 games, Peterson has 58 total blocks for a 3.86 clip per game.