Polllinger Tabbed as NAAA Athlete of the Week
Feb. 19, 2014
ANNAPOLIS, Md. -- Women's basketball player Kara Pollinger (Sr., Fort Gay, W.Va.) has been selected as the NAAA Athlete of the Week, presented by Rolls Royce, for the week of Feb. 17.
Pollinger scored a career-high 27 points in Navy's 70-61 victory over Bucknell on Feb. 12. She connected on 6 of 7 three-point attempts and 10 of 13 shots from the field in all against the Bison. Along the way, she also notched the 1,000th point of her career.
A few days later, Pollinger posted 15 points and five assists in Navy's 76-47 victory at Colgate.
For the week, she shot 61.5 percent (8-13) from three-point range and 66.7 percent (16-24) in all from the floor while dishing out eight assists.