Shayna Worthington PACWEST AofW

January 29th, 2014

Women's Basketball Athlete of the Week 

Shayna Worthington (Vancouver Island University)

For the third time this season, Shayna Worthington has been awarded the PACWEST Athlete of the Week.  The 6’1” Victoria native is in her fifth and final year at VIU.  The Mariners returned to their home court for the first time in 2 months to take on Douglas College and Langara College.  Worthington continued her impressive play with two outstanding performances. 

On Friday, Worthington scored 25 points, had 9 rebounds and 7 steals in a 77-57 win.  On Saturday, She scored 25 points and 9 rebounds in a 65-35 win. "Shayna has been outstanding for us all season long and I believe this has been her best season at VIU.  "She is a major reason why were are currently 14-0" stated Coach McWhinnie.

She is Currently #2 nationally in points per game

The Mariners are back on the road to pay a visit to both the Kwantlen Eagles and CBC Bearcats this coming weekend.