Portland CC alumn Appleton Named NWC Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week
Appleton Named NWC Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week
Jan 20, 2015
FOREST GROVE, Ore. - Junior Carl Appleton was named the Northwest Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office on Tuesday after helping the Pioneers extend their NWC win streak.
Appleton ended the weekend averaging a double-double with 13.0 points and 10.0 rebounds per game as the Pioneers stretched their NWC winning streak to four.
Appleton started his week on Tuesday with 14 points and 14 rebounds at home against Willamette. The Pioneers went on to take out the Bearcats 68-59. On Friday night at Puget Sound, Appleton netted 12 points and pulled down six boards in the teams 79-69 victory.
Appleton shot 64.3% (9-14) from the field and 72.7% (8-11) from the charity stripe, while adding two assists and a steal to his week.