McKnight named Player of the Week

BNL’s Chloe McKnight was named IBCA Player of the Week for District 3.

BEDFORD – Bedford North Lawrence junior Chloe McKnight has been named Player of the Week (Jan. 13-18) for District 3 by the Indiana Basketball Coaches Association.

McKnight erupted for a career-high 33 points, hitting seven 3-pointers, during a 74-54 victory over Columbus East on Tuesday. She followed that with 24 points, hitting seven more treys, during a 71-28 blowout of Floyd Central on Saturday.

In those two games, McKnight was incredible from long range, hitting 14 of 17 from the 3-point line. She also added 12 rebounds during the back-to-back performances.

McKnight is now averaging 16.2 points and shooting a remarkable 47 percent (47 of 112) from the bonus arc.

The Stars will visit North Harrison on Thursday.