LEWISBURG, Pa. – Kaitlyn Slagus has been named the Bison Athlete of the Week after leading the Bucknell women’s basketball team to a pair of league wins. The junior recorded back-to-back double-doubles in victories over Boston University and Army West Point, the 17th and 18th double-doubles of her career.
Slagus scored 12 points and added 10 rebounds in Bucknell’s 63-58 road win over Boston University. The Bison followed that with a big 60-36 victory at home over Army West Point behind 16 points and 10 boards from Slagus.
For the season, Slagus ranks in the top 10 in the Patriot League in rebounding (8.4), free throw percentage (.683), blocks (0.8), and scoring (12.2).
Bucknell, which improved to 8-6 overall and 2-1 in the Patriot League with the two wins, hosts Lafayette today at 11 a.m.