Pioneers name athletes of the week, Voelker earns WIAC Kwik Trip honors

Pioneers name athletes of the week, Voelker earns WIAC Kwik Trip honors

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Women's Basketball - Morgan Horstman, Senior (Bangor, Wis./Bangor) – Guard

Horstman averaged 11 point, 3.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 1.5 steals per game in the Pioneers 0-2 week in conference play. Horstman scored nine points and added four rebounds and two steals in the 45-63 loss to UW-Oshkosh on Jan. 8. Horstman scored 13 points, shot 3-of-5 from three-point range and added four assists and three rebounds in the Pioneers' 58-73 loss to UW-Eau Claire on Jan. 11.

Wrestling - Lucius Rinehart, Junior (Evansville, WI/Evansville) - Heavyweight

Rinehart earned a 7-1 decision over Blaze Beltran of UW-Eau Claire on Tuesday night to secure the Pioneers dual meet victory over the Blugolds, currently #21 in the national rankings.  Rinehart then went 4-0 to earn first place at the Central College Invitational on Saturday Jan. 11, helping the Pioneers earn a 2nd place team finish at the event.  

Men's Basketball - Carter Voelker, Senior (Kiel, Wis./Kiel) – Guard

Voelker averaged 18 points, 7.5 rebounds, 4 assists and one steal per game while shooting 45.7% (16-of-35) from the field to lead the Pioneers to a 2-0 week in conference play. In the 74-70 win over UW-Oshkosh on Jan. 8 Voelker had 21 points, seven rebounds, five assists and a steal while shooting 42.9 % (9-of-21) from the field. Voelker scored 15 points with eight rebounds, three assists and a steal in the 60-53 win over UW-Eau Claire on Jan. 11. Voelker shot 50% (7-of-14) from the field in the win.

*Also named WIAC Kwik Trip Athlete of the Week