NASHVILLE, Tenn. - 2/20/2012 - Lavanda Ross of Union University is the TranSouth Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week, for the week ending Sunday, February 19, 2012. It is the fifth time this season that Ross has earned the award.
Ross, a 5-foot-8 senior guard from Jackson, Tenn., helped Union to a 3-0 week. She averaged 21.3 points and 6.7 rebounds in the three games. Ross also added 4.3 assists and 3.0 steals, while shooting .722 from the field. Ross passed the 1,800-point mark for her career with her 23 points versus #RV Cumberland. Ross ranks No. 7 in the NAIA with a .574 field goal percentage. She is also in the top-10 in the NAIA with 499 total points, a new season best for the senior.
Union (27-2, 14-1 TranSouth) has clinched a sixth straight TranSouth Regular Season Title.
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