CMS athlete earns SCIAC honor

Senior Dan Winterbottom (Tempe, AZ) was selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of November 19-

 He led the Stags to two wins at the David Wells Classic.  He scored nearly half the team’s points in a 64-59 win over Macalester College as he exploded for a career-high 31 points on 11-15 shooting.  He shared the scoring lead at 14 in the team’s 52-48 home win over St. Olaf College. 

 In the second game, he hit a three-pointer as the shot clock expired to give the team a four-point lead (which they would not give up) with 90 seconds remaining.  In the two games, he scored 45 points, had six rebounds, three assists and two steals.  He shot 69.6% from the field (16-23), 60.0% from three (6-10) and 87.5% from the line (7-8). 

 On the season he is averaging 15.3 points and has 15 rebounds, eight assists and four steals.  CMS is 3-1 overall.