Scots Weekly: Stats & Notes (Dec. 8-13)

Scots Weekly: Stats & Notes (Dec. 8-13)

Get caught up on all the latest happenings in Covenant athletics with today's edition of Scots Weekly. Every Monday, we'll recap the past week in Covenant athletics with news scores and notes.

Results (Dec. 8-13)

Men's Basketball (0-2)
L, 64-77 at Sewanee
L, 59-72 vs. No. 9 Emory 

Women's Basketball (0-2)
L, 38-66 vs. Sewanee
L, 46-68 vs. Berry 

NEWS:

Three Scots earn NSCAA All-Region

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Three Covenant men's soccer players were selected to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-South Atlantic Region teams, announced the organization on Wednesday. Snoopy Davidson was a second team choice, while Hunter Harrison and Joel Friesen garnered third team selections.

Covenant accounted for three of the six players from the USA South to be voted on one of the three teams. FULL STORY

BY THE NUMBERS:

25: With his 14 points against No. 9 Emory on Wednesday, men's basketball senior Colton McGriff became the 25th member of Covenant's 1,000-point club. McGriff achieved the career milestone in 83 games and is the first player to 1,000 points since Callum Sears in 2013.

4.5: The 3-point percentage that the women's basketball team limited Berry to on Saturday. Berry connected on 1-of-22 from 3-point land. It is the lowest percentage an opponent has had since Wesleyan shot 5.6 percent on Feb. 2, 2013 (of at least 10 attempts).

NOTES:

  • Final exams are taking place this week at Covenant. Students finish on Thursday.
  • Basketball teams will be off for Christmas Break until Dec. 30 when the men host Sewanee at 2 p.m.
  • USA South play begins on Friday, Jan. 2 with both teams at Ferrum

COVENANT PLAYERS OF THE WEEK:

This week's Covenant Player of the Week is men's basketball senior Colton McGriff. CLICK HERE to read full highlights of the week.

 


Colton McGriff - Sr. - Basketball

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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