OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Trinity Washington University junior guard Christa Burgess (Landover, Md.) has been named the Association of Division III Independents women's basketball Player of the Week. Burgess very nearly averaged a triple-double on the week with 11.7 points, 8.3 steals, 7.7 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game as the Tigers went 3-0 on the week. On Jan. 30 against Christendom, she tallied a double-double with 11 points and 12 steals and she capped the week with another double-double as she scored 12 points and nabbed 13 boards against Philadelphia Bible on Feb. 4. Her best game may have come in the middle of the week on Feb. 1 when she put up 12 points, eight steals, six rebounds and seven assists in a win over Penn State York. Burgess is currently leading the nation in steals per game.
Burgess receives Association of Division III Independents women’s basketball Player of the Week award
Feb 09, 2013