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AWARDS: Jordan Korol selected third star of the week in Canada West

AWARDS: Jordan Korol selected third star of the week in Canada West

THIRD STAR: F - Jordan Korol

  • UBCO Heat / Basketball
  • 5th-year
  • Coldstream, B.C.
  • Arts
  • GAME LOG: Friday, Jan. 24 – 8 points and 23 rebounds in 67-60 loss vs. Winnipeg / Saturday, Jan. 25 – 21 points and 18 rebounds in 73-55 loss vs. Winnipeg.

Jordan Korol put up outstanding numbers in her final home games as the Heat entertained the Winnipeg Wesmen for the final games in Kelowna this year.

For the weekend, Korol combined for 29 points, and 41 rebounds, with 18 of those on the offensive end.

The senior would finish her penultimate home game with a career-high 23 boards, including 10 offensive to set a new program record in Canada West play as the Heat fell 67-60 to the visiting Wesmen.

In her final home game, it was Korol once again who led a UBCO third-quarter push but it was not enough to overcome a 24-point first-half deficit, as the Heat eventually fell 73-55. Korol finished the night with 21 points and 18 rebounds. Korol capped the game off with her third career made three. She hit the long-range shot just before the final buzzer. What a way to end her final university basketball game on her home court.  

With her 41 rebounds on the weekend, Korol has the top mark in UBCO history with 739 boards. Nearly 200 more than the No. 2 on the list for the Heat, Roz Huber (2008-13) finished her stellar career with 563 rebounds. 

The Heat's final two games are this weekend are in Saskatoon where they take on the first-place Saskatchewan Huskies. With these final two games left in her career, Korol can add to her rebound total. She'll also be able to her point total, currently, her 813 points are fourth all-time for the school. She'll need 50 points in the two upcoming games against the Huskies to pass Jenna Kantz (2006-11), for third place. Korol is the only UBCO member of the 800 - 700 club.

The top five scorers all-time at UBCO are:

  1. 1080 - Emily Kanester (2011-17)
  2. 888 - Roslyn Huber (2008-13)
  3. 862 - Jenna Kantz (2006-11)
  4. 813 - Jordan Korol (2015-20)
  5.  796 - Sarah Allison (2012-15)

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