MITCHELL, S.D. - The Dakota Wesleyan University Tiger Athlete of the Week is Sarah Carr, it was announced by the DWU athletic department Monday.
Carr had a banner day on Saturday against College of Saint Mary, setting a career-high 32 points in the Tiger victory over the Flames, 84-55. The Huron, S.D., native shot 12-of-18 from the field and 2-of-4 from the 3-point line. She was also a perfect 6-of-6 from the free-throw line. On Wednesday, Carr tallied 19 points on 8-of-12 shooting including four rebounds and three steals en route to a 91-67 victory over No. 8 Morningside College.
Carr is second on the team in scoring, averaging 17.3 points per game, which is good for fifth in the GPAC. She also sits in fifth in the conference in field-goal percentage. Nationally, Carr is 11th in total scoring with 313 total points this season.
DWU will collide with No. 13 Dordt College at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Sioux Center, Iowa.