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Mikeba Jones
Mikeba Jones in action against Mars Hill on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2024

Lenoir-Rhyne’s Jones Earns SAC Player of the Week Honors

Lenoir-Rhyne’s Mikeba Jones has been named the South Atlantic Conference WePlayed Sports Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the fourteenth week of the 2023-34 season, the Conference announced.

Jones, a senior from Fort Wayne, Ind., helped the Bears to a 2-0 week with wins against No. 12 Catawba and Mars Hill. Jones recorded a 20-point, seven rebound game in the victory over the Catawba Indians then scored 19 points to lead the Bears to a 59-57 win over Mars Hill. Jones averaged 5.5 rebounds on the week and collected a total of three assists and three steals.

Jones and the rest of the Bears will be in action on Wednesday when they host Coker.