October 25, 2014

GB’s Kraker is Horizon League Freshman of the Week

Green Bay Phoenix women’s basketball forward Mehryn Kraker is the

Mehryn Kraker / Photo courtesy GreenBayPhoenix.com

Mehryn Kraker / Photo courtesy GreenBayPhoenix.com

Horizon League Freshman of the Week.

It’s the second time Kraker was named freshman of the week after the opening weekend of the season on Nov. 11.  Green Bay has now taken home freshman of the week five times, with Tesha Buck earning the other three.

Kraker averaged 23.0 points, 5.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 1.5 steals in 30.5 minutes of action.  She also shot a combined 65.2% (15-23) from the field, including 61.1% (11-18) from three.

On the season, Kraker is averaging 8.2 points and 3.3 rebounds a game, while shooting a team best 38% from three-point range.

Green Bay returns to action tonight against Valparaiso at the Kress Center (7pm).