Tue, Feb. 23, 2010 - [Women's Basketball]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - After leading Freed-Hardeman to a 3-0 week, Meribeth Boehler was named the TranSouth Conference Women's Basketball Co-Player of the Week for the week ending Saturday, Feb. 20.
Boehler, a 6-foot-2 post from Ramer, Tenn., averaged 20.7 points, six rebounds and two steals per game in the three conference wins for the No. 13 Lady Lions. She was the leading scorer for both teams in each of those three contests. For the week, Boehler converted on 25-of-34 field goal attempts for 64.1 percent.
The junior is closing in on 1000 career points, currently sitting on 929. She surpassed 500 career rebounds earlier this month.
FHU is 22-5 on the season and 10-4 in the TranSouth Conference.