Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Ayzhiana Basallo

Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week: Ayzhiana Basallo

Ayzhiana Basallo, Freshman, Guard, 5-5, San Francisco, Calif. | St. Ignatius Prep

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — After scoring a season-high 18 points to help lead the Mustang women’s basketball team to an 89-73 road win over Northern Arizona on Saturday, freshman guard Ayzhiana Basallo has been named the Coca-Cola Cal Poly Student-Athlete of the Week.

Basallo shot 7-of-9 from the floor, including 2-of-3 from 3-point range, and added six rebounds and four assists as Cal Poly (4-3) won its third straight while opening a five-game road trip spanning 11 days through five states.

In the win at Lawrence Walkup Skydome on FOX Sports Arizona, Basallo led the Mustang bench to a 37-19 advantage over the Lumberjacks. She’s averaging 8.3 points, 2.6 assists and 2.1 rebounds.

Cal Poly, on its longest road swing since 2013-14, will face Eastern Washington at 6 p.m. Monday at Reese Court in Cheney.

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