Athletes of the Week (Ending Jan. 6)
Katya Sodamin - January 7, 2013
Dalhousie University presents our G2 Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 6, 2013.
Anna von Maltzahn, Basketball
Fourth-year neuroscience student and basketball forward Anna von Maltzahn sparked the Tigers to a 71-64 win over the X-Women last Saturday with 13 rebounds, nine points, four steals and two assists. Over the holiday the team captain was named the Thunder Selects Classic tournament MVP as she led Dal to victories over Acadia, Lakehead, and Manitoba. Presently von Maltzahn is ranked second overall in the AUS in rebounds with 70 so far this season. She hails from Halifax, N.S.
Kashrell Lawrence, Basketball
Basketball guard Kashrell Lawrence was a leader on the court in the Tigers 85-59 victory over the X-Men last weekend. He collected 13 points and 11 rebounds and received Subway Player of the Game honours. At the Rod Shoveller Memorial Tournament during the holidays Lawrence was a key part of the team’s championship performance and was named a tournament all-star. A first-year commerce student, Lawrence is from Halifax, N.S.