Female Basketball Athlete of the Week
Tessa Lannon-Paakspuu – Camosun Chargers
Tessa Lannon-Paakspuu was instrumental in the two PACWEST league home openers this past weekend at Camosun. She scored 20 points, had five rebounds and collected two steals in a tightly contested loss to the Capilano Blues on Friday. Then on Saturday, she had a hot hand scoring a game high 33 points as well as collecting 13 rebounds, three assists and three steals against the Douglas Royals leading the Chargers to their first win of the young PACWEST season.
Male Basketball Athlete of the Week
Cameron Morris – Douglas Royals
Cameron, a USport transfer from UBC, led the #6 ranked Royals to an undefeated weekend on the road over the #1 ranked VIU Mariners (105-85) and the #15 ranked Camosun Chargers (88-74). On Friday night at VIU Cam had 28 points and 10 rebounds in the win and followed that performance up against the Chargers dropping 24 points, and grabbing three rebounds.