Week of October 7-13
Whitworth had two goalkeepers honored by the Northwest Conference as Student-Athletes of the Week. Senior Kyle Novak earned the defensive Student-Athlete of the Week for men’s soccer while freshman Andrea Stump earned the defensive Student-Athlete of the Week for women’s soccer.
Kyle Novak, GK
Sr., Eugene, Ore./ San Jose St.
Senior Kyle Novak earned the men’s soccer Student-Athlete of the Week for defense honor for the third time this season. Novak has a goals against average of 0.15. Novak’s recorded his league-leading 11th shutouts over the weekend as the Pirates went 1-0-1.
Andrea Stump, GK
Fr., Colorado Springs, Colo. / Rampart
Freshman Andrea Stump earned her second defensive Student-Athlete of the Week honor this season. Stump had 13 saves in two matches, including a shutout against Pacific Lutheran this weekend. She has a goals against average of 0.97, which ranks her among the top five in the conference and recorded her league-leading sixth shutout in the win over PLU over the weekend.