JA'NIA MCPHATTER -- Women's Basketball, So., F, New Castle, Pa.
Featured Student-Athlete -- Feb. 11, 2013
Ja'Nia McPhatter, a sophomore forward from New Castle, Pa., is the Point Park Featured Student-Athlete for this week. McPhatter is the leading scorer and rebounder for the Point Park women's basketball team at 15.0 ppg and 8.8 rpg.
McPhatter is a 5-9 transfer from La Roche College who is in her first year with the Pioneers. McPhatter has been a force on the inside for Point Park with seven 20-point games and nine double-doubles on the year.
McPhatter has asserted herself as one of the top players in the KIAC as she is eighth in the conference in scoring, third in rebounding and fourth in field goal percentage (.462).
An excellent student, McPhatter is majoring in Biological Sciences. McPhatter and the Pioneers visit Carlow on Friday (7:30 p.m.).