NWC Announces Student-Athletes of the Week

NWC Announces Student-Athletes of the Week

HILLSBORO, Ore. – The Northwest Conference is proud to announce Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of September 10th to September 16th.

 

 

 

Men's Soccer Offensive, 9/16

Men's Soccer Offensive, 9/16

Men’s Soccer Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week – Jackson Moore, Pacific Lutheran (Sr.)

Moore (Spokane, Wash.) scored a pair of goals in a 4-0 win over Chapman to record four points and a .750 shots on goal percentage.

 

Week Men's Soccer Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week
3 (9.16.19) Jackson Moore, Pacific Lutheran
2 (9.9.19) Cesar Cruz-Espindola, Linfield
1 (9.3.19) Nicholas Ballenger, Willamette

 

Men's Soccer Defensive, 9/16

Men's Soccer Defensive, 9/16

Men's Soccer Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week - Sebastian Lopez, George Fox (Fr., GK)

Lopez (Keizer, Ore.) kept two clean sheets in more than 200 minutes of play over the weekend. The Bruins' freshman keeper averaged nine saves per match and helped George Fox upset California Lutheran on its own pitch after earning his third career shutout in goal.

 

Week Men's Soccer Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week
3 (9.16.19) Sebastian Lopez, George Fox
2 (9.9.19) Jack Cuevas, Pacific (Ore.)
1 (9.3.19) Yushiro Shiyoma, Willamette

 

Women's Soccer Offensive, 9/16

Women's Soccer Offensive, 9/16

Women’s Soccer Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week – Ava Cholakian, Puget Sound (Fr., FW)

Cholakian’s (San Mateo, Calif.)first-career goal stood as the game-winner to upset No. 11 Trinity (Tex.).

 

Week Women's Soccer Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week

3 (9.16.19)

Ava Cholakian, Puget Sound
2 (9.9.19) Madison Topaum, Linfield
1 (9.3.19) Maggee Hodgdon, George Fox

 

 

 

Women's Soccer Defensive, 9/16

Women's Soccer Defensive, 9/16

Women’s Soccer Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week – Kylee Roath, Puget Sound (So., D)

The 2018 Freshman of the Year, Roath (Bend, Ore.) anchored a defense that didn’t allow a single shot on goal as the Loggers upset No. 11 Trinity (Tex.).

 

Week Women's Soccer Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week
3 (9.16.19) Kylee Roath, Puget Sound
2 (9.9.19) Ashton Huppert, Pacific Lutheran
1 (9.3.19) Isabelle Arends, Whitworth

 

 

 

Volleyball Offensive, 9/16

Volleyball Offensive, 9/16

Volleyball Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week - Kendall Malone, Lewis & Clark (So., OH)

In a four-set win over Austin, Malone (Denver, Colo.) had 18 kills - one of two 18-plus kills performances in a four-set or less match - and a .241 hitting percentage. Of those with in the NWC with 18 or more kills last week, she also had the top digs performance (19). Malone continues to lead the NWC in kills per set (3.79). 

 

Week Volleyball Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week
3 (9.16.19) Kendall Malone, Lewis & Clark
2 (9.9.19) Danielle Skibiel, Pacific Lutheran
1 (9.3.19) Danielle Skibiel, Pacific Lutheran

 

 

 

 

Volleyball Defensive, 9/16

Volleyball Defensive, 9/16

Volleyball Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week - Sophia Lawrence, George Fox (Jr., L/DS)

Lawrence (Bellingham, Wash.) /.helped her team snap a losing skid with a match-best 29 digs and two service aces in a four-set win over Austin. The junior libero leads the NWC in digs/set this season and has made a third of the Bruins' total digs so far in 2019.

 

Week Volleyball Defensive Student-Athlete of the Weel
3 (9.16.19) Sophia Lawrence, George Fox
2 (9.9.19) Halle Hetzler, Pacific Lutheran
1 (9.3.19) Kiana Vandaele, Whitworth