Freshman Lauren Bates (Hilliard, Ohio) scored a game-high 17 points in the 72-68 loss to Walsh last Thursday. For her efforts, Bates has been named the Ohio Dominican Athlete of the Week.
Bates scored 17 points, grabbed five rebounds, and dished out five assists against the Cavaliers. She was 6-of-9 from the floor and 5-of-8 from the charity stripe.
On the season, she is averaging 6.9 points per game and 5.4 rebounds per game.