February 18, 2013

Women's Basketball: Miller selected as USA South Player of the Week

Senior Heather Miller is the USA South Player of the Week for the week ending Feb. 17. Miller is the first LaGrange women's player to receive the conference's weekly award.

Miller averaged 27.5 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 3.0 steals per game in leading the Panthers to a 2-0 record last week. With the 55 points scored, Miller has become the Panthers all-time leading scorer with 1,530 points.

In a 93-59 win over William Peace, Miller had 27 points, nine rebounds, five assists and a steal. In  a 69-61 victory at Meredith to close out the regular season, she scored 28 points, grabbed six rebounds, collected five steals and dished out two assists.

For the season, Miller leads the team and is second in the USA South in scoring, averaging 18.6 points per game. She leads the conference with 87 steals, which is a new team single-season record.