Rasmussen receives Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week award

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Nebraska Wesleyan University junior guard Shea Rasmussen (Longmont, Colo.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week. Rasmussen averaged 25 points per game as Nebraska Wesleyan posted a 3-0 record during their opening week of play. She was named the Tournament MVP at the NWU Tip-Off Tournament where she scored 50 points in two games. In the championship game against St. Catherine's, Rasmussen scored 32 points, hitting six 3-point baskets. For the week she was 23-26 from the free throw line (88.5%).