Galen Holzhueter Named UMAC Player of the Week
ST. PAUL - Martin Luther College men's basketball player Galen Holzhueter was named UMAC Player of the Week for his performance in the Knights' season-opening road trip.
Holzhueter averaged 26.0 points and 9.5 rebounds per game in a pair of MLC losses at Lakeland and Marian. He scored 30 points and grabbed nine rebounds in Saturday's loss against Marian, shooting 11-17 from the field in the process.
With 52 combined points in the two games, Holzhueter moved into third place on the career scoring list at MLC with 1244 career points. He also jumped into third place in career field goals made (492) and fifth in career free throws made (241).
Holzhueter and the Knights will return to action on Thursday, November 21, when they host Viterbo in the home opener at 7:30 p.m.