Pac-12 announces Women's Basketball Players of the Week

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PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Cate Reese, So., F, Arizona (Cypress, Texas)
2 GP, 17.5 ppg, 14.0 rpg, 1.5 bpg, 13-22 (.591) FG
• Averaged a double-double in Arizona’s wins over Monmouth (Dec. 2) and UTEP (Dec. 7), putting up 17.5 points and 14.0 rebounds per game.
• Notched her second and third double-doubles of the season and became the 12th player in school history to record 10 double-doubles in a career.
• Tallied 16 points and 11 rebounds in the 86-34 win over Monmouth, going 5-for-9 (.556) from the field and 6-8 (.750) from the line.
• Put up 19 points and a season-high 17 rebounds in the 54-43 win against UTEP, adding three blocks and a steal in the win.
• This is Reese’s first-career player of the week honor and the 46th all-time for Arizona.

Also nominated: Ja’Tavia Tapley, ASU; Alaysia Styles, CAL; Mya Hollingshed, COLO; Sabrina Ionescu, ORE; Kennedy Brown, OSU; Michaela Onyenwere, UCLA; Borislava Hristova, WSU.

FRESHMAN OF THE WEEK: Holly Winterburn, Fr., G, Oregon (Northampton, England)
1 GP, 18 min, 17 pts, 5-7 (.714) 3FG
• Scored a season-high 17 points in Oregon’s blowout win over South Dakota State (Dec. 8), 95-56.
• Drained a season-best five three-pointers on 5-for-7 shooting from beyond the arc.
• Scored in double figures for the first time this year and became the ninth different Duck to score in double figures this season.
• This is the first freshman of the week honor for Winterburn and the 26th all-time for Oregon.

Also nominated: Helena Pueyo, ARIZ; Jazlen Green, CAL; Jaylyn Sherrod, COLO; Kennedy Brown, OSU; Brynna Maxwell, UTAH.

  Player of the Week Freshman of the Week
Nov. 11 Mikayla Pivec, OSU Taylor Jones, OSU
Nov. 18 Aari McDonald, ARIZ Taylor Jones, OSU
Nov. 25 Jaelyn Brown, CAL Evelien Lutje Schipholt, CAL
Dec. 2 Japreece Dean, UCLA Haley Jones, STAN
Dec. 9 Cate Reese, ARIZ Holly Winterburn, ORE
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