NMU’s Colla named Player of the Week

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University senior guard Alyssa Colla led NMU to a 2-0 weekend averaging 20.5 points in wins over Tiffin and Ohio Dominican.  Colla scored a game-high 26 points in the Wildcats 83-70 win at Tiffin and added 15 in NMU’s 63-47 win at Ohio Dominican.

Colla shot 46.7 percent on the weekend and connected on 60-percent of her three’s while sinking 10-12 free throws.  Colla leads NMU and ranks second in the league averaging 19.2 points per game.

Northern Michigan returns home this weekend when they host Ashland Thursday, Jan. 8 at 5:30 p.m. and Lake Erie Saturday, Jan. 10 at 1 p.m.

(Information/Photo Courtesy of NMU Athletics)