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Bartsokas Battles to Atlantic Sun Player of the Week
Jenna Bartsokas
Jenna Bartsokas

Monday, December 14, 2009
by Trevor Garrett

MACON, Ga. – On Monday, the Atlantic Sun Conference announced its weekly women’s basketball award with Jenna Bartsokas of Lipscomb earning her first league honor.

Bartsokas, a junior guard, tallied a season-high 20 points in Lipscomb's 74-69 loss to Evansville on Tuesday evening. It notched the third time in the Franklin, Tenn. native’s career that Bartsokas scored 20 or more points. The exercise science major shot 7-of-14 from the field and 6-of-7 from the free throw line. Bartsokas also grabbed three rebounds, two assists, and one steal.

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The Atlantic Sun Conference is an 11-member league committed to Building Winners for Life. The A-Sun stands for achievement with integrity in both the academic and athletic arenas, with a focus on the balance between the two for our student-athletes. Headquartered in Macon, Ga., the A-Sun boasts six of the top eight media markets in the Southeast. The A-Sun includes a blend of the most prestigious and dynamic private and public institutions in the region: Belmont University, Campbell University, East Tennessee State University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Jacksonville University, Kennesaw State University, Lipscomb University, Mercer University, University of North Florida, University of South Carolina Upstate and Stetson University.