GREENWOOD – Lander senior Breshay Johnson has been named the Peach Belt Conference's Player of the Week, the league announced on Wednesday. The honor is Johnson's first of the season and fifth of her career.
Johnson averaged a double-double in a pair of conference victories for the Bearcats, putting up 19.0 points and 12.5 rebounds per game while shooting 71% from the field. She is currently ranked seventh in the PBC in scoring, ninth in rebounding and third in field goal percentage. The Hopkins, S.C., native scored 21 with 13 rebounds in a win at Young Harris and recorded 17 points with 11 boards in a home win over Clayton State.
Johnson and the Bearcats will return to action on Dec. 30 when they travel to Georgia Southwestern.