North Dakota’s Klabo earns third Summit League Women’s Basketball Weekly Honor

North Dakota’s Klabo earns third Summit League Women’s Basketball Weekly Honor

By: Kelly Shipp

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – North Dakota senior forward Lexi Klabo has been named The Summit League Women's Basketball Player of the Week.

Klabo helped lead her Fighting Hawks squad to a 1-1 record in the Summit League last week. She guided UND to a season split against in-state rival North Dakota State with her 26-point, 12 rebound double-double performance.

Player of the Week

Lexi Klabo, North Dakota

Sr. | Forward | Fargo, N.D.

• In the Fighting Hawks two games last week Klabo averaged a double-double with 20.5 points per game and 10 rebounds per game

• She recorded her seventh double-double of the season in UND's rivalry win against North Dakota State. Klabo's seven double-doubles is the second-most in the Summit League this season

• This is Klabo's third career Summit League Player of the Week honor and fourth overall honor. She was named the Big Sky Player of the Week on Nov. 20 of last season


Also nominated: Samantha Romanowski, Denver; Tagyn Larson, South Dakota State; De'Jour Young, Purdue Fort Wayne; Olivia Kaufmann, Western Illinois; Chloe Lamb, South Dakota; Emily Dietz, North Dakota State


2018-19 Summit League Players of the Week

Nov. 12: Taylor Frederick, South Dakota

Nov. 19: Macy Miller, South Dakota State

Nov. 26: Madison Nelson, Denver

Dec. 3: Lexi Klabo, North Dakota

Dec. 10: Hannah Sjerven, South Dakota

Dec. 17: Ciara Duffy, South Dakota

Dec. 22: Taylor Higginbotham, Western Illinois

Dec. 31: Lexi Klabo, North Dakota

Jan. 7: Lauren Loven, Denver

Jan. 14: Myah Selland, South Dakota State

Jan. 21: Olivia Kaufmann, Western Illinois

Jan. 28: De'Jour Young, Purdue Fort Wayne

                 Keni Jo Lippe, Oral Roberts

Feb. 4: Taylor Higginbotham, Western Illinois

Feb. 11: Lexi Klabo, North Dakota


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