|SCIAC Weekly Release #14|
|Men's Basketball Athlete of the Week|
Senior • Guard • Ventura, California
Davis lifted Whittier to a 92-66 win over SCIAC rival La Verne in the Poets’ first SCIAC contest of the 2017-18 regular season, netting 20 points and hauling in 11 rebounds. The senior guard from Ventura, Calif. also added three assists, two steals and blocked a shot in the win over the Leopards. Davis’s 20-point effort was highlighted by a 10-for-14 (71.4%) shooting effort from the field in 28 minutes of action, while nine of his 11 boards came on the defensive glass.
|Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week|
Sophomore • Guard • Denver, Colorado
Love propelled CMS to a 2-0 week that featured SCIAC wins over Redlands (58-55) and Pomona-Pitzer (60-52). Love averaged 13.5 points and 11.0 rebounds per game totalling 18 points in the win over the Sagehens as well as 13 boards against the Athenas’ Sixth Street rivals. Love shot 32% from the field and was 11-for-13 from the charity stripe, helping CMS to a 3-0 record in conference play and a 6-2 ledger overall. She also added three assists in each contest, and chipped in a steal and a block during the week.