Postgame Reactions: 44-15 Victory Over UCLA - Penn Mutual Varsity Cup
Athletes of the Week
Sophomore guard Naim Ladd was a sharp shooter from beyond the arch in Centrals 87-74 victory over Walla Wall University Saturday evening in Nicholson Pavilion. Ladd made 6 of 12 shots from 3-point territory to accumulate 20 points on the night. He also added seven rebounds, one assist and a steal against the Wolves. Ladd has proven to a reliable offensive weapon for the Wildcats, averaging 19.2 points per game this season.
Junior forward Taylor Baird has been one of the most dependable players on the CWU women’s basketball team all season long. Against Cal State San Bernardino, Baird recorded 19 points and 16 rebounds overall, with 12 points and 12 rebounds coming in the first half. She followed up this performance by scoring 18 points, making 8-of-12 shots, to compliment her seven rebounds and two assists. Shooting 55% percent from the field, Baird is averaging 14.7 points and 9.6 rebounds per contest.