Superior's Lindstrom Wins Player of the Week

By KBJR News 1

December 28, 2012 Updated Dec 28, 2012 at 12:04 AM CDT

Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- Superior junior guard Jessica Lindstrom has been named the Army National Guard player of the week via fan voting on the Wisconsin Sports Network website, it was announced on Thursday afternoon.

Lindstrom finished with 1,700 votes for the award, edging Arcadia boys' basketball player Sam Ferguson by just 33 votes.

The Spartans junior last week scored 24 points and surpassed 1,000 career points in a 61-38 win over Duluth Denfeld, and then she added 26 points in a 61-59 victory over Chippewa Falls.

Lindstrom was also featured this season on ESPN SportsCenter's "Top 10 Plays" after making a 75-foot buzzer-beating shot in a Superior win over Eau Claire North.

Superior is (6-0) this season and ranked #5 in Division I in the latest Wisconsin Sports Network poll.

Posted by Zach Schneider
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