Wednesday, February 13, 2013NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) today selected women's basketball senior Katie Hughes (Boardman, OH / Cardinal Mooney) as its SAAC Titan Athlete of the Week for the week of Feb. 11.
In her final game at Buzz Ridl Gymnasium against Waynesburg on senior night, Hughes earned a double-double with team highs 17 points and 11 rebounds. She rounded out the week averaging 13.5 points and 7.5 rebounds per game.
Westminster will play two games on the road before the 2013 PAC playoffs being. First up is at Grove City tonight at 6 p.m.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.