FOREST GROVE, Ore. - Senior Ross Erickson picked up his first Northwest Conference Player of the Week honor of the season on Tuesday as announced by the league office after leading the Lewis & Clark men's basketball team to two season opening wins over the weekend.
After two games, Erickson is averaging 16.5 points a game in 27.5 minutes of action, while shooting 80% from the free-throw line. In the Pioneers season opening game against UC Santa Cruz, Erickson led the team with 13 points and five rebounds in the squads 99-68 win. The senior guard then went on to score 20 points the next night in Lewis & Clark's 81-53 win over Colorado College.
The Pioneers return to action on Saturday, Nov. 24 at 7 p.m. when they host Concorida.