EMILY SCHARTNER -- Women's Basketball
Feb. 27, 2012
Schartner is a junior guard on the Point Park women’s basketball team, and she is this week's Featured Athlete.
The native of Finleyville, Pa., transferred this year from NCAA Division I school New Jersey Institute of Technology where she was a two-year player. She is third on the team at 8.6 ppg and second with 42 made 3-pointers.
Schartner had 19 points in the AMC Championship Game Feb. 25 to qualify the Pioneers for the NAIA DII National Championship March 7-13 in Sioux City, Iowa.
She has started 26 of 29 games on the year and has reached double figures in scoring 13 times. During her high school career, she was a star player at Ringgold with 1,270 career points.