Wednesday, January 23, 2013
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) today selected women's basketball junior Gabby Holko (Pittsburgh, PA / Mount Alvernia) as its SAAC Titan Athlete of the Week for the week of Jan. 21.
Holko scored in double-digits for the eighth-straight game on Saturday, leading Westminster to two Presidents' Athletic Conference wins. Against Washington & Jefferson, Holko led the Titans with 15 points (6-for-8), to go along with seven rebounds. Against Grove City, Holko scored a team-high 16 points (6-for-13), including a game-high three three-pointers.
The Titans (8-9, 6-4 PAC) will travel to Thiel (4-13, 3-7 PAC) 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.