January Bruchi’s/Whitworth Athletes of the
Women’s swimming sophomore Alisa Stang and men’s track senior Chibron Tomeo have been selected by the Whitworth sports information staff as the Bruchi’s Athletes of the Month based on their performances during the month of January.
Alisa Stang, So.
Over a three-meet stretch at the end of January, Alisa swam seven individual events and on three relays. She won all seven individual races and helped the Pirates win all three relays. Along the way she led the women’s team to dual meet victories over UPS, PLU and Whitman, helping the Pirates finish 7-0 in Northwest Conference dual meets.
Chibron Tomeo, Sr.
Men’s Track & Field
Chibron cleared 15’-09” in the pole vault event at the Washington State University Open, the Pirates’ first meet of 2013. Tomeo broke the previous school record of 15’-07”, which he set at the Vandal Open in 2012.
The following student-athletes were also honored as Athletes of
the Month in their respective sports:
Women’s Basketball: Kayla Johnson, Jr.
Men’s Basketball: Dustin McConnell, Jr.
Men’s Swimming: Callum MacKintosh, So.
Women’s Track & Field: Christina Dobbins, So.