Leland (Sr. - Spokane, Wash.) opened November by finishing third in the Division III West Regional, leading the Whitworth team to a second place finish. The next week she finished in 19th place at the Division III National Championships, earning All-American honors as the Pirates recorded their second best finish in team history.
In his final two games as a Pirate, Kolste (Sr. - Oak Harbor, Wash.) passed for 569 yards and 9 touchdowns. He piloted the Bucs to a pair wins without throwing an interception and completed 67% of his passes.
In addition to Leland and Kolste, four Pirates earned student-athlete of the month honors for their sport.
Women's Basketball: Camy Aguinaldo
Men's Basketball: Ben College
Women's Swimming: Molly Vagt
Men's Swimming: Ryan Grady