Athlete of the Week: Wanya Bruce

Athlete of the Week: Wanya Bruce

Buffalo, NY - Concluding his time as Spartan this past weekend, Wanya Bruce of the D'Youville men's basketabll team had a career game on Saturday against Mount Aloysius in his final game.

Bruce tallied career highs with 21 points and 31 minutes in the team's eight-point loss to Mount Aloysius. Wanya shot an outstanding percentage from both the field and three with a 58.3 field goal % and a 55.6 three-point %. He added three assists and two rebounds in his final career game.

In his two seasons as a Spartan, Bruce has played in 29 games and started three. His previous career scoring high was 11 points while dishing out a career-high four assists. 

Wanya has battled injuries throughout his two seasons at D'Youville, but he has continued to push himself to get back onto the court to contribute to his team. He averaged 14.8 minutes/game in his two seasons while shooting 40.4% from the field and 42.9% from three.

From Rochester, NY and a graduate of Fairport High School, Wanya is a Business major.