Makayla Beld named NJCAA Division II National Player of the Week

A Raider Buzz feature:

Congratulations to sophomore forward/center Makayla Beld, who was honored by the NJCAA as the Division II National Player of the Week!

Beld was a major factor in the success of GRCC’s women’s basketball team in the Kalamazoo Valley Community College Showcase this weekend. Against Schoolcraft College,  she finished the night shooting 13-of-18 for 26 points while adding 14 rebounds, four blocks and three steals. GRCC won the game by a score of 75-47. In the GRCC’s 74-62 defeat of Delta College, Beld again led the Raiders in scoring as she finished with 21 points while adding 12 rebounds. She racked up a team-high six blocks and six assists.