Female second star – Faith Hezekiah
Winnipeg Wesmen basketball
Game log: Friday, February 10 – 20 points, five rebounds, two assists, and two steals in 88-76 W @ Victoria / Saturdayy, February 11 – 29 points, 10 rebounds, and one assist in 80-69 W @ Victoria.
Second-year forward Faith Hezekiah had her best weekend of the season in helping the Wesmen women’s basketball team pick up a weekend sweep on the road against the University of Victoria Vikes.
In the two games played she scored a combined 49 points, shot 23-of-32 from the field (72%), grabbed 15 rebounds and averaged 28 minutes of playing time off the bench.
In Friday’s 88-76 win, Hezekiah scored 20 points, connecting on 10-of-15 from the field and was unstoppable on Saturday scoring a game-high 29 points (13-of-17 shooting) while hauling in 10 rebounds in an 80-69 victory.
Winnipeg finished regular season play on top of the Canada West standings with a record of 18-2.
The team will have the first round bye in the playoffs and will host a best-of-three quarter-final series starting on February 23rd.