Steph Perez

Perez leads way to tipoff title

Steph Perez earns the female athlete of the week honors after leading the women's basketball team to a 2-0 start to the season and McDaniel Tipoff Tournament title.

The junior averaged 13.5 points over the two games, including pouring in 19 points in Saturday's 60-57 overtime win over Wilkes to claim the championship. She also added 15 rebounds and two steals while shooting 30 percent from the floor. She hit seven of her 12 3-point attempts and was 2-for-2 from the free-throw line.