HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College forward Kianna Wynn has been named the Conference Carolinas Women's Basketball Player of the Week for games played Feb. 4-10, the Conference announced today. This marks the third POTW for Wynn and the fourth overall for Barton.
A senior from Knightdale, N.C., Wynn led Barton to a 2-0 record last week, which included a win over Conference Carolinas leader Belmont Abbey. Wynn shot 71.1 percent from the field and averaged a double-double for the week with 29.5 points and 10.5 rebounds to go along with 1.5 steals per game.
In a 64-58 win over Belmont Abbey, Wynn scored 23 points on 11-for-18 shooting with 10 boards and two steals for her first double-double of the week. Wynn would close out the week by shooting 16-20 from the field and 4-for-5 from the line to post 36 points with 11 rebounds and one steal in a 103-74 Senior Day win over Southern Wesleyan.
Wynn currently averages 23.5 points and 9.5 rebounds per game. Her points per game rank second in Conference Carolinas, while her rebounds per game rank third.
Also nominated for Women's Basketball Player of the Week:
Maria Kuhlman (Belmont Abbey) - Averaged 17 points, 6.5 rebounds and three assists in two games. Posted one double-double.
Schekinah Bimpa (Limestone) - Averaged 20 points and nine rebounds in two games. Posted one double-double.
Alexis Scott (Erskine) - Averaged 17.5 points, 11.5 rebounds and two steals in two games. Posted two double-doubles.
Kristen Cupples (King) - Averaged 15.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, two assists and 1.5 steals in two games.
Felecity Havens (Mount Olive) - Averaged 32 points, seven rebounds and two assists in one game.
Brea Forbes (Lees-McRae) - Averaged 15 points, 10.5 rebounds, 2.5 steals, two assists and one block in two games. Posted one double-double.
Hanna Grogan (Emmanuel) - Averaged 20.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and one assist in two games.
Nigeria Davis (Converse) - Averaged 14.5 points, nine rebounds, 2.5 assists, two steals and one block in two games. Posted one double-double.
Karen Donehew (North Greenville) - Averaged 16 points, 10 rebounds, 4.5 blocks, three steals and two assists in two games. Posted one double-double.
2018-19 Women's Basketball Players of the Week
Week One (Nov. 12) – Abigail Lewis (Converse)
Week Two (Nov. 19) – Meg Crawford (Lees-McRae)
Week Three (Nov. 26) – Shanika Peterkin (Barton)
Week Four (Dec. 3) – Felecity Havens (Mount Olive)
Week Five (Dec. 10) – Lochlain Corliss (Emmanuel)
Week Six (Dec. 17) – Kianna Wynn (Barton)
Week Seven (Dec. 24) – Manuela Fungate (Belmont Abbey)
Week Eight (Dec. 31) – Kori West (King)
Week Nine (Jan. 7) – Felecity Havens (Mount Olive)
Week 10 (Jan. 14) – Kianna Wynn (Barton)
Week 11 (Jan. 21) – Alexis Scott (Erskine)
Week 12 (Jan. 28) – Felecity Havens (Mount Olive)
Week 13 (Feb. 4) – Nigeria Davis (Converse)
Week 14 (Feb. 11) – Kianna Wynn (Barton)