OLD DUTCH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012:
Class – Senior
Sport – Basketball
High School – Braham
The senior guard became the first girls basketball player in Minnesota history to score 4,000 career points when she poured in 41 on Saturday in a 75-68 victory over Park Center. Dahlman, a 5-foot-9 guard who has signed a letter of intent with Vanderbilt University in Nashville, became the state’s career scoring leader last season and has a chance to finish her high school career with 5,000 points. She also holds state records for points in a season, career free throw attempts and career free throws made. She averaged 35.7 points per game last season. Dahlman comes from a basketball family: her maternal grandfather is John Kundla, who coached the Minneapolis Lakers and the Gophers. Her brother Isaiah played at Michigan State and brother Noah played at Wofford.
Congratulations to Rebekah Dahlman for being this weeks Old Dutch High School Athlete of the week and for being the first girls basketball player in Minnesota history to score 4,000 career points!