Nov. 24, 2009
Dietz Named MIAA Player of the Week
MARYVILLE, Mo.-Gentry Dietz has been named the MIAA Player of the Week for her play in the first week of the season. Dietz, a native of Omaha, Neb., leads Northwest Missouri State at 21.7 points and 5.3 rebounds per game, while shooting 61 percent the first three games of this season. Dietz also leads the MIAA with 1.7 blocks per game this season.
Dietz has two 25-point games this season, including one in her Bearcat debut last Sunday against Upper Iowa. Dietz was recently named to the Winstead-Reeves All-Classic team for her performance over the weekend. Dietz transferred to Northwest from Southern Illinois and missed all of last season with a knee injury. Dietz is the first Bearcat to win the women's award since the 2007-08 season.
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