(ISN) – (Halifax, NS) Dalhousie University presents our G2 Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sunday, January 5, 2015.
Fourth-year guard Courtney Thompson is this week’s G2 Female Athlete of the Week.
Thompson led the Tigers to a 2-1 record at the CIS Thunder Selects Holiday Classic and to a championship title at the Mount’s Dyrick McDermott Memorial Tournament over the holiday break.
She averaged 12 points per game at the CIS Thunder Holiday Classic tournament and 18 points per game at the Dyrick McDermott Memorial Tournament, where she was also named the tournament MVP.
A commerce student, Courtney is from Saint John, N.B.
Other nominees: Lisa MacLean, hockey
Fifth-year outside hitter Bryan Duquette is this week’s G2 Male Athlete of the Week.
Duquette led the Tigers to a 3-1 record at McMaster’s 2015 Alden Cup this past weekend in Clearwater, Florida. He had 50 points in four games CIS-ranked teams (all season).
A native of St. Thomas, O.N., Duquette is a kinesiology student.
Other nominee: Jarred Reid