Leland, Kolste Named Whitworth / Subway Student-Athletes of the Month

Photo courtesy Northwest Conference.
Photo courtesy Northwest Conference.

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