Veerbeek Takes Player of the Week Honors
- Posted Wednesday, January 26, 2022
(Wednesday, January 26; Sioux Center, Iowa) The Great Plains Athletic Conference and Hauff Mid-America Sports have announced the basketball players-of-the-week for games played January 17-23, 2022 and Dordt’s Ashtyn Veerbeek (Junior; Sioux Center, Iowa) claims the honor for the second time this season.
Veerbeek averaged a double-double as Dordt won its eighth and ninth games in a row since December 18. She averaged 22.5 points and 11 rebounds per game and had a total of nine blocked shots and five assists. Against Midland on Saturday she had 32 points, 15 rebounds and four blocked shots. This season she is averaging 18.7 points per game along with 9.5 rebounds and 3.0 blocked shots while converting 51 percent of her field goal attempts.
Dordt is 16-6 this season and will be on the road to Dakota Wesleyan on Wednesday, January 26 and Hastings on Saturday, January 29.