March Bruchi's/Whitworth Athlete of the Month
Softball senior Jamie Brunner and men’s track & field senior Carter Comito 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 March.
Jamie Brunner, Utility, Sr.
Jamie finished the month of March with a .408 batting average. She scored 21 runs, recorded 29 hits that led to 27 RBI. She hit four home runs and was a perfect 4-4 on stolen bases. She was named Northwest Conference Softball Position Player Student-Athlete of the Week for March 18-24 following her performance at Lewis & Clark when she batted in 10 runs.
Men's Track & Field
Carter Comito, Throws, Sr.
Carter was named the National Athlete of the Week on March 25th by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association following his record performance at the Buc Scoring Invite. Comito tied the Boppell Track record for the discus with a DIII-leading distance of 193’1”. In his March outdoor competition, Carter has won eight of his nine events, including defeating 12 DI opponents at the Stanford Invitational.
The following student-athletes were also honored as Athletes of
the Month in their respective sports:
Baseball: Tyler Pfeffer, Jr.
Men’s Golf: Oliver Rudnicki, Fr.
Women’s Golf: Emily Guthrie, Sr.
Men’s Tennis: Cameron Williams, Sr.
Women’s Tennis: Morgan McDivitt, So.
Women’s Track & Field: Kerry Wright, Fr.