SLAUGHTER, NELSON EARN MON-DAK AWARDS
Austin Slaughter of Bismarck State College and Maara Nelson from Lake Region State in Devils Lake have been named the Players of the Week by the Mon-Dak Athletic Conference.
Slaughter won the award for the second straight week. The freshman from Grand Forks Red River High School averaged 32.5 points, 11.5 rebounds, 3 assists and 1.5 steals as the Mystics went 1-1 last weekend. The 6-foot-7 Slaughter made 62 percent of his shots.
Nelson, a 5-9 freshman from Carrington, helped the Royals to a pair of victories, totaling 38 points, 11 rebounds, 5 assists, 18 steals and one blocked shot.