Butte High graduate Natalee Faupel was named the Frontier Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced today.
The 5-foot-10 Montana State-Northern junior guard helped the Skylights improve to 4-0 with a 82-52 win over Mount Royal University.
Faupel, a 2013 Butte High graduate, scored 31 points in the win. She also grabbed five rebounds and dished out four assists. She hit 9 of 11 field goals (82 percent) and was a perfect 12 of 12 from the free throw line.
Rachel Farris of Montana Tech, Cassidy Hashley of Carroll College and Brittany Tackett of Lewis-Clark State were also nominated for the award.