Georgia College & State University forward Shemika Turner has been named the Peach Belt Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week. Turner, a graduate student originally from College Park, GA, shot 52 percent (16-31) from the floor and 92 percent(12-13) from the free throw line in two games last week, averaging 22.0 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists, and 1.0 blocks. Turner had 25 points and nine rebounds at North Florida last Wednesday and 19 points and six boards against Clayton State on Saturday. Turner is the first Lady Bobcat to win PBC Player of the Week honors this season.
GC&SU (11-2, 2-1 PBC) travels to Columbus on Wednesday to take on #4 ranked Columbus State University (13-0). Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. at Woodruff Gym.