Hiram College

HIRAM, OHIO  —  Hiram College men’s basketball player and freshman guard Aaron Stefanov (Stow/Stow-Munroe Falls) has been named this week’s North Coast Athletic Conference Player of the Week.  [NCAC Men’s Basketball Release]

Stefanov helped the Terriers to a perfect 2-0 record this past week with wins against Grove City (Pa.) College and Case.  The Terriers have won their last four games and currently have a 7-4 overall record.

Stefanov averaged 13.0 points per game in the two victories, including a game-high 20 points against Case in which he shot a perfect six-of-six from three-point range.  He finished the week shooting 60.0 percent (nine-of-15) from the floor and an impressive 80.0 percent (eight-of-10) from behind the arc.  In addition, Stefanov also tallied four assists and a blocked shot.

For the season, Stefanov is fourth on the team in scoring at 8.8 ppg. and is shooting 43.5 percent (30-of-69) from the field.  He leads the team in three-pointers made with 22 with a 44.9 shot percentage (22-of-49) and in free-throw shooting at 91.7 percent (11-of-12).  In addition, he has recorded eight assists, five steals and two blocks so far in his first season as a Terrier.

Hiram will be idle until Wednesday, Dec. 29 when the Terriers host Muskingum University in a non-conference game at Price Gymnasium.  The game is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, please contact Hiram College Sports Information Director Jeff Hoedt by phone at (330) 569-5495 or by email at hoedtjm@hiram.edu.