MASON CITY - For the second straight week, a NIACC women's basketball player has earned the ICCAC's player of the week honor.
Mendez scored 30 points and grabbed a career-best 17 rebounds in a win over Little Priest Tribal College and scored a career-high 41 points with 15 rebounds in a win over Ellsworth.
Mendez averages 18.4 points per game and has made 53 3-point goals. She leads the Lady Trojans with 171 rebounds.
No. 7 NIACC returns to action Thursday at home in an ICCAC contest against Iowa Lakes. Game time is slated for 5:30 p.m.
NIACC'S 2018-19 ICCAC POW WINNERS
Oct. 29-Nov. 4 - Mandy Willems
Nov. 19-26 - Jada Buford
Jan. 13-20 - Mandy Willems
Jan. 21-27 - Autam Mendez