MCAC Women's Basketball: Athletes-of-the-Week

MCAC Women's Basketball: Athletes-of-the-Week

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With the Thanksgiving holiday and a historic winter storm affecting much of the state, a light slate of women's basketball games in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference were on tap for the previous week; however, some MCAC squads were able to take the court and the best of those performances have been highlighted as MCAC Athlete-of-the-Week

Adidas, the United States Marine Corps and Nicklasson Athletic Company sponsor the MCAC Athlete-of-the-Week awards, and proudly honor the following student-athletes for their performances this past week on behalf of their teams. 

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Women's Basketball

Southern Division


Charo Nickens

Soph. / Forward

Brooklyn Park, MN 



The Performance:  Golden Ram Charo Nickens put together two solid outings against a pair of NJCAA Division I programs on a recent Anoka-Ramsey trip over the holiday.  The sophomore forward collected 29 points in 68 minutes of work, as well as hauling in 21 rebounds.  Along with her double-double performance, Nickens had four steals and an assist. 



Women's Basketball

Northern Division




Taylor McIntosh

Freshman / Forward

Riverton, UT



The Performance: Taylor McIntosh scored 20 points against NJCAA Division II Gogebic Community College in Lake Superior's only game this past week.  The IceHawk also had nine rebounds, dished three assists and blocked a shot. McIntosh was a perfect 6-for-6 from the foul line, while being on the floor for 34 of the contest's 40 minutes. 


The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, as well as select member colleges in North Dakota and Wisconsin.  The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions.  The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.

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