Athletes of the Week

Week of December 26, 2011

Erica Whitley

Women's Basketball

Cal Lutheran won both of its games during the Best Western Posada Royale Holiday Classic. Whitley was name the event's Co-Most Outstanding Player after averaging 12 points, 7.5 rebounds and three assists per contest.

In the Regals 56-55 win over Bowdoin she recorded a double-double with 13 points and 11 rebounds. In a 12-point victory over Northwestern (MN) College she finished with 11 points, four borads, three assists, three blocks and three steals.

Aaron Van Klaveren

Men's Basketball

Van Klaveren was named to the Thrivent Financial for Lutherans All-Tournament Team after averaging 16 points and 15.5 rebounds in two games.

In the team's tournament opener against Washington (MD) College he put up 18 points, 13 rebounds and two blocks. In a 53-45 home win over Geneva, Van Klaveren matched his career-high with 18 boards to go along with 14 points.