AREA BASKETBALL SCORES FROM TUESDAY NIGHT: GIRLS- #2 Burlington Notre Dame 88 Danville 53, Central Lee 48 Van Buren 16, Davenport North 78 Burlington 32, West Burlington 75 Harmony 21, WMU 47 Pekin 46, IMS 46 Wapello 38, Waco 45 L&M 32, IMS 46 Wapello 38.
BOYS: Danville 72 Burlington Notre Dame 64, #10 Van Buren 70 Central Lee 35, Davenport North 62 Burlington 59 (ot), West Burlington 81 harmony 39, New London 83 Maharishi 47, IMS 53 Wapello 38, Pekin 61 WMU 51, Waco 42 L&M 39.
Iowa Wesleyan College women’s basketball player Whitney Godden has been named the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week.
Godden had a team-high 23 points to lead the Tigers to the 86-81 win over the Beavers of Buena Vista College over the weekend. Whitney has been helping the Tigers continue their great start to the 2013-2014 season, the Tigers are 7-2 on the year.
Godden is averaging 11.7 points per game. She is shooting 38.7% from the floor, hitting 37.7% of her 3-point attempts. IWC will host Principia in women’s and men’s action tomorrow night, KILJ-FM 105.5 and kilj.com will be broadcasting live.
Steve Williamson has stepped into the role of Interim Director of Athletics at Iowa Wesleyan after former Director of Athletics, Mike Hampton, took a position in the Alumni office at IWC. Williamson has played an instrumental role in the Tigers’ transition to the NCAA DIII ranks over the past year and has served as NCAA Compliance officer prior to taking the new position.
Williamson will also remain as IWC’s Head Women’s Basketball Coach, he is currently in his 10th year in that position.