Daniel Wegener (Falling Waters, W.Va. / Broadfording Christian (Md.)) of the men's basketball team and Allie Appleby (Bel Air, Md. / C. Milton Wright) from women's basketball are the Hood College Athletes of the Week for the week ending January 3.
Wegener led the Blazers in scoring and rebouding in two of their three games, shooting 57 percent for the week. He scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds in a two-point loss to No. 16 Mount Union, then had 12 points and nine boards in a win over St. Scholastica. Both games were played in the Land of Magic Classic in Daytona Beach, Florida. He finished the week with a career-high 16 points at Arcadia.
Appleby scored a season-high 13 points to lead the Blazers at Arcadia in their only game of the week. She was 5-of-8 shooting and had three assists.