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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
HARVEY'S CAREER DAY LANDS HER PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS FOR WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

HIGH POINT, N.C. - Pfeiffer University's Christina Harvey (Locust Grove, VA) has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas Women’s Basketball Player of the Week during week six of the 2012 – 2013 Basketball season. Harvey gives Pfeiffer their second-straight Player of the Week after pouring in a career-high 32 points, 25 in the first half, to help lead the Lady Falcons to their fourth-straight win sliding past Erskine 79-66 resuming Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon.

In the first 20 minutes, Harvey scored her 25 points on 12-of-16 shooting (75%) with a long-range three and seven rebounds to secure a 45-28 halftime lead. Harvey continued her dominance into the second half before concluding with the 32 points and 11 rebounds for the double-double. The senior also added three assists and three steals to complete her attack.

Pfeiffer as a team would set a new school-record for 26 assist in the 13-point victory. Harvey shot 65% from the field going 15-of-23 playing in all 40 minutes. Harvey and the Lady Falcons will look to continue one of the best starts in school-history at 8-1 traveling to Belmont Abbey on Tuesday before heading north to King on Saturday night.