2018 NAIA Division I Women's Basketball Players of the Week ? No. 3 (Jan. 1)

2018 NAIA Division I Women's Basketball Players of the Week ? No. 3 (Jan. 1)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Lexi Rich of SAGU (Texas) was named as the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball player of the week, announced the national office on Tuesday. Rich was chosen out of a pool of conference group winners.

Player of the Week
Lexi Rich, SAGU
5-8, JR, G, San Antonio, Texas  

  • Rich notched a week-high of 33 points against Goshen (Ind.).
  • Weekly Stats
    • Totaled 53 points, 26.5 average
    • Totaled nine rebounds, 4.5 average
    • Shot 18-of-39 (0.462) from the field
    • Added five rebounds, one steal and a perfect shooting percentage (7-of-7) in free-throw attempts to her stat line.

For more information on NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball, click here.

For a complete listing of all the national statistical leaders, click here.

Nominees: Sheridan Hopkins, St. Thomas (Texas); Terralyn Dominick, Philander Smith (Ark.); Mercedes Jefflo, Central Methodist (Mo.); Destinee Bowie, Menlo (Calif.); Brianna King, Montana Western; Ashton Lovely, Shawnee State (Ohio); Kelsey Pinera, Mobile (Ala.)


2018-19 Division I Women's Basketball Composite Award Winners
Week 1 (December 05): Peyton Greenlee, William Woods (Mo.) 
Week 2 (December 12): Vanessa Murphy, Vanguard (Calif.) 
Week 3 (January 02): Lexi Rich, SAGU (Texas)


Source: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

Championship Information

NAIA DI Women's Basketball Championship

March 18-24, 2020
Billings, Mont.