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Senior Chelsea Lyons.
Senior Chelsea Lyons.

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Chelsea Lyons of the Northern Michigan University women’s basketball team was named the November 2011 Student-Athlete Scholar of the Month by the Athletic Council. Lyons was nominated by Dr. Pat Jerome and Dr. Wally Niebauer.

The 5-8 senior from Coon Rapids, Mich. is a communications studies major. She has played in all 13 games this season, averaging a team-leading 12.0 points per game. Lyons is shooting 46.7 percent from the field and 88.7 from the free throw line.

Lyons also participated in women’s soccer this past season where she was named All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Lyons started 18 games and led the team with seven goals and seven assists.

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