Larsen Named IIAC Co-Performer of the Week

Larsen Named IIAC Co-Performer of the Week

Buena Vista senior center Claudia Larsen was recognized for her play out on the west coast last week by being named this week's Iowa Conference Co-Performer of the Week.

Larsen flirted with triple-doubles in both games played during the Cal Lutheran Tournament while helping to lead the Beavers to a pair of wins.  She averaged 21.0ppg, 12.5rpg, 6.5apg, 1.5spg and 1.5bpg.  Her 24 points, 17 rebounds and eight assists during the 97-76 victory over La Verne to begin the two-day event were all career-highs.

She was a combined 16-of-23 from the field and averaged 31 minutes per outing.

The last player to earns such recognition for the Beavers was Malarie Gilley bac on January 5, 2014.

Buena Vista is 6-5 overall (1-1 IIAC) and will travel to Nebraska Wesleyan (9-2, 0-2 IIAC) to resume IIAC play on Wednesday night at 6:00 p.m.