By Woodard, Dale on November 5, 2019.
A pair of siblings have earned The Two Guys and a Pizza Place Pronghorn Athletes of the Week honours.
Amy and Scott Mazutinec of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns basketball teams get the nod this week after the Horns opened their Canada West season against the Alberta Pandas and Golden Bears Friday and Saturday at the 1st Choice Savings Centre.
Amy helped the Horns to a split with the Pandas.
On Friday, the product of Stirling scored16 points and added seven rebounds in the Pronghorns 66-54 loss to Alberta.
In Saturday night’s rematch, she posted a double-double with 11 points and 12 rebounds in the Pronghorns 74-66 win. She also added three assists and a steal.
Returning to the program following a two-year mission, Scott – a second-year guard – led the Pronghorns with 17 points Friday night, including going five-for-10 from beyond the arc. He added six rebounds in the Pronghorns 91-86 loss to the Golden Bears.
In Saturday’s loss, Scott once again led Horns scorers with 21 points. He was also four-for-nine from long range and missed only one of eight free throws.
The Pronghorns are in Brandon Friday and Saturday to face the Bobcats.