Athletes of the Week

Week of December 19, 2016

Adrian Francis

Basketball

In three games over winter break, Adrian Francis averaged 22.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 4.3 assists while earning Thrivent Financial All-Tournament Team honors. The senior guard poured in a season-high 27 points against Lake Forest (Ill.) in the tournament championship game while pulling down a game-high nine rebounds. Francis went for 22 points against Alfred (N.Y.) and added 17 against Puget Sound and was a defensive force with an average of 2.3 steals per game.


Jessica Salottolo

Basketball

In three games over the break, Jessica Salottolo led the Regals to three wins while averaging 16.3 points, 3.0 steals and 2.7 assists per game. The senior guard fueled the Regals to an 83-63 victory over Regis (Mass.) in the Las Vegas Hoopla with 21 points, and led the team to another big win, 66-42, over St. Mary's (Ind.) the next day with a team-high 11 points. In the first SCIAC game of the year for CLU, Salottolo scored 17 points on 6-of-7 from the field, including two three-pointers, in a 14-point road victory over Occidental.