Schwarz Collects Men's Basketball Weekly Award
Lakeland's Jake Schwarz has been named the Northern Athletics Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for games of January 30-February 5.
Schwarz (Sheboygan, Wis.) averaged a double-double, 29.0 points and 11.o rebounds, last week as the Muskies went 1-1 in Northern Athletics Conference play.
In a 86-81 loss to Edgewood, Schwarz scored a game-high 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds while shooting 47 percent (7-for-15) from the field, 3-for-6 from behind the arc, and hit 9-of-10 free throws.
Versus Benedictine on Saturday, a 101-92 victory, the junior forward scored 32 points and tallied 12 rebounds while shooting 58 percent (11-for-19) from the field and he also hit all nine of his free-throw attempts for the Muskies (16-5, 10-3 NAC).
Other Nominations: Ryan Crow, Aurora; Nate Green, Benedictine; Issa Avery, Concordia Chicago; Cashton Craig, Edgewood; Joel Borchardt, Maranatha; Cody Veleke, Marian; Danny Fair, Rockford; Tim Demuth, Wisconsin Lutheran;