March Bruchi’s/Whitworth Athletes of the
Softball’s Shannon Wessel and track and field’s Casey Monahan 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.
Shannon Wessel, Fr.
Shannon led the team with a .457 batting average and was a perfect 8-8 in stolen bases. She hit her first collegiate home run and had a perfect fielding percentage with 20 putouts and 25 assists. The Pirates went 10-5 in March, 9-4 in the NWC.
Track and Field
Casey Monahan, Sr.
Casey qualified for indoor nationals in the 60 meter hurdles, where he became an All-American with a sixth place finish. Set new school records in the indoor hurdles in both the prelims and the finals.
The following student-athletes were also honored as Athletes of
the Month in their respective sports:
Baseball: Spencer Ansett, Jr.
Men’s Golf: Jesse Salzwedel, Sr.
Women’s Golf: Michal Schuster, Fr.
Men’s Tennis: Blake Miller, So.
Women’s Tennis: Saryn Mooney, Jr.
Women’s Track and Field: Dakota Kliamovich, So.