She averaged 12.6 points, 8.0 assists, 5.3 rebounds and 1.7 steals in the three tournament games and hit a jumper as time expired in regulation of the title game versus UNI to force overtime. She finished with a career-high 22 points in the title game and added seven assists against UNI. In the Bulldogs’ semifinal win over Wichita State, she recorded her 16th career points/assists double-double with 11 points and an MVC Tournament record 11 assists. Ingle earned the academic award after a week that saw her earn MVC Women’s Basketball Tournament MVP honors in helping Drake to capture its sixth MVC Tournament title and a berth in the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. 2016-17 Drake MVC Scholar-Athletes of the WeekMarch 14 – Caitlin Ingle, Women’s BasketballFeb. 7 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Track & FieldJan. 31 – Becca Jonas, Women’s BasketballJan. 23 – Caitlin Ingle, Women’s BasketballJan. 3 – Reed Timmer, Men’s BasketballDec. 27 – Redd Timmer, Men’s BasketballDec. 27 – Becca Jonas, Women’s BasketballNov. 22 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountryNov. 1 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountryOct. 25 – James Wypych, Men’s SoccerOct. 4 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountrySept. 27 – Mueng Sunday, Men’s SoccerSept. 6 – Reed Fischer, Men’s Cross CountryAug. 30 – James Wypych, Men’s Soccer Print Friendly Version To qualify for the honor, student-athlete must carry a cumulative GPA of 3.20 or higher, completed at least one academic year at a Valley institution and must be at least a sophomore in academic standing. Redshirt freshmen and first-year junior college transfers are not eligible. In addition to the academic qualifications, student-athletes will be evaluated on their athletic performance for a one-week period. Prior to the start of the MVC Tournament, she was named All-MVC First Team and MVC Scholar-Athlete First Team as a psychology major with a 3.86 GPA. The MVC Scholar-Athlete of the Week honor is the second of the season for Ingle and the fourth by a member of the Drake women’s basketball team. A Bulldog has now earned the honor a total of 14 times this season. Ingle and the Bulldogs begin NCAA Tournament action as a No. 10 seed Saturday, March 18, against Kansas State in Manhattan, Kan. Tipoff is set for 3 p.m. on ESPN2. ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Drake University senior Caitlin Ingle (Runnells, Iowa) has been named the Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Week presented by Enterprise Bank, the conference announced Tuesday, March 14.