Benedictine University's Jens Soderholm has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Men's Basketball Student-Athlete of the Week for events of Dec. 4-10, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
Soderholm (Peru, Ill.) came off the bench to lead the Eagles to a 75-70 win in a battle of the last remaining NACC unbeatens at Rockford University Wednesday, Benedictine's lone contest. The senior forward scored 21 points and added 18 rebounds with six on the offensive glass and 12 on the defensive side. He finished the contest 9-for-18 from the floor and added a pair of assists as Benedictine claimed a fourth straight victory.
Other nominations: Max Vickers, Aurora; Josh Hau, Concordia Wisconsin; Jonny Woolf, Dominican; Emil Radisevic, Edgewood; Carlos Campos, Lakeland; Will Olewinski, Marian; Matthew Kirmse, MSOE; Tony Diemer, Rockford; Collin Kennedy, Wisconsin Lutheran.