Men's Basketball

Wenthold receives Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week award

Wenthold receives Association of Division III Independents men’s basketball Player of the Week award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Maranatha Baptist University junior guard David Wenthold (Atkinson, Ill.) has been awarded the Association of Division III Independents men's basketball Player of the Week. Wenthold averaged 14.3 points per game as the Sabercats advanced to the NCCAA Midwest Regional Championship game over the weekend. The junior began the week with 20 points on 7-of-10 shooting in Maranatha's 87-59 victory over Emmaus on Monday. The guard concluded the week with 15 points against Grace Bible on Saturday. Wenthold shot 41.2 percent on the week overall and 45.8 percent from downtown.