Returning this year is Scots Weekly, a weekly publication that highlights the past week's Covenant athletic events with news, notes and more.
LAST WEEK'S RESULTS:
SCOTS IN THE NEWS:
Introducing the Scots Athletic Club
LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN -- The Covenant College athletic department and director of athletics Tim Sceggel have announced the addition of the Scots Athletic Club, a booster club initiative that will help support the department's 14 intercollegiate athletic programs... FULL STORY
Lemay Named All-South Atlantic Region Second Team
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Covenant women's soccer junior goalkeeper Rachel Lemay was selected to the United Soccer Coaches (USC) All-South Atlantic Region second team, announced the organization late Tuesday... FULL STORY
HIGHLIGHT OF THE WEEK:
Patjo Twagirayezu threw down a monstrous dunk in Covenant's 89-85 victory over LaGrange on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017.
- Barnes PE Center has been a house of horrors for teams throughout the year as Covenant teams are a combined 17-1 on the court this season. Volleyball went 11-0 on the floor, while men's basketball is currently 3-0 and women's hoops 3-1.
- Men's basketball senior Patjo Twagirayezu registered his second 30-plus point effort of the season in Saturday's 93-64 win over Berea with 30 points. The senior scored a career-high 32 points in a win over Birmingham Southern on Nov. 21. Twagirayezu is the first Covenant player to have multiple 30-point scoring games in a season since Jacob Skogen had five such performances in 2006-07.
- Women's basketball junior Joanna Smith averaged a double-double on the week and recorded two double-doubles in Covenant's three games. Smith now has 17 double-doubles in her career.
For a complete list of events and links to live stats and video, if available, click here for the composite calendar
- Men's Basketball: The Scots travel to Sewanee on Tuesday (8 p.m. EST) and Emory on Wednesday (7 p.m.)
- Women's Basketball: Covenant plays just once this week, hosting Berry on Saturday at 2 p.m.
COVENANT ATHLETES OF THE WEEK:
Each week, Covenant will honor a female and male student-athlete with the Covenant Athlete of the Week. This week's honorees are Joanna Smith and Patjo Twagirayezu. Click on the names below for full highlights of the recipients' week.
|Joanna Smith - Jr. - Basketball||Patjo Twagirayezu - Sr. - Basketball|
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