The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced that Claire Marburger has been named the league's Female Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, February 4, 2018. This is the second time she has been so honored this season.
Marburger led the Norse in scoring during wins over Simpson College (76-55) and Coe College (83-76). She scored a game high 26 points in the Coe victory that snapped the Kohawks eight-game win streak. In the Simpson victory, she notched a double-double, grabbing 11 rebounds and scoring 14 points.
The two wins keeps Luther alone in second place in the league standings with a mark of 9-3.