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Accent, Summer 2023, Volume 51, No. 2 - View past issues

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Klieber among Country’s Top Scorers

Lauren Klieber, the Knights’ standout 5’9” guard, finished the season tied for sixth in the country in Division III women’s basketball scoring with 22.3 points per game. She also pulled down 9.9 rebounds per contest, nearly averaging a double-double during the 33-game schedule.

Klieber was named to the Atlantic East Conference First Team, finishing first in the conference in scoring and second in rebounding.

Her .436 field goal percentage was third in the conference, her free throw percentage of .784 was fifth, and she made 2.3 three-pointers per game, which was second. She also played the most minutes in the Atlantic East, averaging 35.9 per game.

In just her sophomore year, the Malvern, PA native was honored with Atlantic East Conference weekly awards nine times: Player of the Week five times and Weekly Honor Roll four times. Klieber was also named to the 2022-23 College Sports Communicators Academic All-District Basketball team.

Neumann finished with an overall record of 16-17.