February 1, 2010

Randolph Selected as Moe's Athlete of the Week

DAHLONEGA, GA – Whitney Randolph has been named the Moe’s Southwest Grill North Georgia Athlete of the Week after leading the Lady Saints to a pair of wins last week, the Sports Information office announced Wednesday afternoon

Whitney Randolph led North Georgia in a pair of Peach Belt Conference games last week, averaging 19.5 points and eight rebounds per game as the Lady Saints extended their current winning streak to three games.

Randolph started the week at Flagler and scored a game-high 17 points on 6-12 shooting from the field as North Georgia came away with the eight-point victory.

The senior from Gainesville, Ga., then scored a game-high 22 points at Armstrong Atlantic two days later while adding 11 rebounds for her eighth double-double of the season.

She has scored in double figures in nine straight games, and has score 20 or more points in five of those contest. Randolph is currently second in the league in points per game at 17.7, and sits third in the conference with 9.3 rebounds per contest.

North Georgia returns to action on Wednesday evening, hitting the road once again for another road contest, this time on the campus of Georgia College & State University at the Centennial Center, before returning home to take on rival Columbus State on Saturday afternoon in Memorial Hall.