Dec. 16 - BETHANY, W.Va. – Bethany senior Renee Brandenburg (Avella, Pa.) was selected by the national website D3Hoops.com for its national Team of the Week, which selects five nominated players from across all of Division III.
Brandenburg led the Bison to a pair of victories last week by averaging 15.0 points, 9.5 rebounds and 2.0 blocks while shooting 60 percent (12-20) from the floor. In BC’s 76-63 victory over Denison Dec. 10, she scored 17 points on 8-of-12 shooting and grabbed 10 rebounds to record her fifth career double-double.
In Bethany’s contest at Geneva Dec. 13, Brandenburg finished with 13 points, nine rebounds and three blocked shots in a 65-55 triumph. The 6-1 center was 4-for-8 from the floor and 5-for-6 from the free throw line to help the Bison win their second straight.
Brandenburg’s senior season is off to a good start, as she is second on the team in scoring (10.8) and first in rebounding (5.6). She is also ranked third in the PAC in field goal percentage (60.0) and tied for fourth in blocked shots (1.22).
A managerial economics major, Renee is the daughter of Ron & Nancy Brandenburg of Avella, Pa.