(La Grande, Ore.) Oregon Tech’s Karissa Dixon, a 5-10 junior from Medford, Oregon has been named Cascade Collegiate Conference Player of the Week as announced by the conference office today.
Dixon totaled 37 points, 13 rebounds and 8 assists to help OIT to a weekend sweep over Northwest and Evergreen State. Dixon scored a career high 26 points leading Tech past Northwest 87-39 Friday night and followed that up with 11 points as OIT knocked off Evergreen State 64-43 on Saturday.
Dixon combined to shoot 11-for-17 (65%) from the field over the weekend including 8-for-12 (67%) from long range.
Oregon Tech (14-5, 7-2 CCC) will play at No.8 Eastern Oregon University (19-2, 9-0 CCC) on Friday, January 18th at 5:30 pm and at No.21College of Idaho (14-5, 7-2 CCC) on Saturday night.