The Dakota Wesleyan University Tiger Athlete of the Week is Kynedi Cheeseman, it was announced by the DWU athletic department Tuesday.
The Alexandria, S.D., native averaged 30.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and two assists per game last week versus University of Jamestown and Valley City State University.
Cheeseman finished a perfect 7-of-7 from the free-throw line, while shooting 8-of-13 from beyond the arc. She currently leads the country in points per game with 24.5 and ranks third in total scoring with 196 points on the season. Cheeseman also ranks fourth nationally with a 91.7% free-throw percentage.
Cheeseman and the Tigers battle Presentation College at 6 p.m. Monday in Aberdeen, S.D.