The Dakota Wesleyan University Tiger Athlete of the Week is Ty Hoglund, it was announced by the DWU athletic department Monday.
Hoglund kicked off his senior season with a pair of games of scoring over 25 points. Versus Dakota State University he finished with 29 points and he tallied 26 points against Presentation College.
With the total of 55 points on the week, the Dell Rapids, S.D., native moved into fourth on the DWU men’s basketball all-time scoring list with 2,068 career points.
On the weekend, he averaged 62.5 percent shooting from the field, 60 percent from 3-point range and 90 percent from the free-throw line.
In his career, Hoglund has averaged 21.3 points per game, while averaging 52.6 percent shootinf rom the field and 40.2 percent shooting from 3-point range.
Hoglund and the Tigers return to the court versus No. 25 Dordt University at 8 p.m. on Nov. 13 in Sioux Center, Iowa.