LWSN highlights a local native that plays college athletics or college team with former Louisville stars that are every Monday. If you have a suggestion on a female athlete to highlight , send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. This week feature is on Butler alum Danielle Lawrence who is a senior at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.
Lawrence has been thriving at IUPUI and is their leading scorer averaging 17.4 points and is also averaging 3.6 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game.
Just this past weekend Lawrence scored a career high 28 points in a 94-56 win over Cleveland State.
The former Bearette has made 73 of 146 (50 percent) from the field including 30 of 67 (44.8 percent) from three-point land and 33 of 45 (73.3 percent) from the free-throw line.
Lawrence averages sees the floor 29.9 minutes per game, the most on the team.
IUPUI sports an 18-6 record and is 10-3 in the Horizon League, the second best record in the conference behind Wisconsin-Green Bay.