Aaron Gibbs Named A.I.I. Male Athlete of the Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio Dominican men's basketball forward Aaron Gibbs and Indiana University Northwest forward Sharon Houston are the Association of Independent Institutions Male and Female Athletes of the Week for the week ending December 15, 2009.

Aaron Gibbs, a sophomore forward at Ohio Dominican, was selected as the Most Valuable Player of the Holland Sentinel Community Classic this past week after leading ODU to two victories. The Oberlin, Ohio native scored 19 points, while adding 12 rebounds in an 85-75 win over Marygrove, then added 13 points and seven boards in a 65-58 win over the host team Hope College.

Sharon Houston, a sophomore at Indiana University Northwest, posted two double-doubles this past week. The 6-foot-4 forward posted 28 points, 20 rebounds and four blocks in a 75-46 loss to Robert Morris, and then responded with a 26-point, 14 rebound and four block effort in a 105-43 win over Mount Mary College.