Tesis Earns Player of the Week Honor

Siloam Springs, Ark. (January 2, 2007) — John Brown University’s Joel Tesis and Wayland Baptist University’s Edite Kresa have earned Sooner Athletic Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honors for Dec. 25-31.

Kresa, a 5-8 sophomore guard from Latvija, Latvia, led the Flying Queens to a 66-56 win over LSU-Shreveport with 22 points, seven rebounds, three assists and a steal.

Tesis, a 6-8 junior center from Colon, Panama, scored 22 points and had 13 rebounds, seven assists and a blocked shot in the Golden Eagles’ 93-71 win over Central Baptist.

- Courtesy Ray Fink, Sooner Athletic Conference SID -