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Tech's Kourtney Coverdell tabbed as Player of Week

Kourtney Coverdell was instrumental in leading the Montana Tech women’s basketball team to wins over the University of Great Falls and 11th-ranked MSU-Northern this past weekend and was tabbed as the Frontier Conference’s Player of the Week for that sport, conference officials announced on Monday.

Coverdell averaged 16.5 points in the two games and hit a couple of big 3-point baskets in the Orediggers’ win over the Argos. She finished with 18 points in that game.

The Diggers capped off the weekend with a big win over MSUN, with Coverdell scoring 15 points.

The native of Fairfield is averaging 8.4 points per game this season and has a 41-percent success rate on field goals.

The Lady Orediggers are on the road this week with stops in Rocky Mountain and Montana Western.

Derek Jeter's wife, Hannah, announces pregnancy

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter's wife, Hannah, says they are expecting their first child together, a girl.

The Sports Illustrated swimsuit star made the announcement Monday in an essay on her husband's Player's Tribune website. The announcement includes a photo of the 42-year-old Yankees legend holding a bouquet of pink balloons.

She says Derek already has a name picked out, but she's not settled on it yet. Hannah Jeter writes: "Whatever her name is, I know she'll run circles around him."


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