HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Amber Lau (Mt. Wolfe, Pa.) of the Coker women’s basketball team has been named the Coker Student-Athlete of the Month for January 2012.
Lau had a spectacular January as he helped lead the Coker women to a record of 5-4 by averaging 18.9 points and 5.8 rebounds per game. During the month she scored 20 or more points in five games, including a career high 31 points against St. Andrews on January 10. Lau was also named Conference Carolinas Player of the Week for the week of January 30.
So far this season, Lau is averaging 17 points and 5.8 rebounds per game. She is the team leader in points per game and is third on the team in rebounds.