Vasquez and Thomas Named DSU Athletes of the Week

Vasquez and Thomas Named DSU Athletes of the Week

DICKINSON, ND- Dickinson State Men's Basketball player, Julian Vasquez, and Dickinson State Women's Basketball player, Janiqua Thomas, are named this weeks DSU Players of the Week.

Vasquez helped the Men's Basketball team to a 1-1 record over the weekend against NAIA Div. 1 opponents. Julian scored 26 points in a Blue Hawk victory over Rocky Mountain College on Friday. Vasquez also scored 23 points in a Blue Hawk loss to Carroll College on Saturday.

Thomas helped lead the Blue Hawks to a victory on Friday night scoring 21 points against Rocky Mountain College. Janiqua added 23 points on Saturday in a loss to #5 Montana State- Northern by three points. Thomas has helped the Blue Hawks to a national ranking of #22 with her 15.4 points per game this season.

Congratulations to Julian and Janiqua on their outstanding games last week.

Both the Blue Hawk Men's and Women's teams host Johnson & Wales on Friday night this week and Trinity Bible on Saturday. The Women's game Friday begins at 5:30 PM (MDT) followed by the Men's game. Saturday, the Women tip off at 5:00 PM (MDT) followed by the Men's game.