AVON, Ohio – The Crossroads League announced its athletes of the week on Monday, recognizing the top performers from the week of February 26 through March 4. In order to be considered for the award, a student-athlete must be nominated by their institution’s Sports Information Director.
Baseball Pitcher of the Week
Chandler Ingle, Goshen
Ingle went 2-0 with a 0.77 earned-run average and a 0.94 WHIP to lead Goshen past Toccoa Falls and Cleary. Ingle went the distance in GC’s 5-0 win over Cleary, tossing a three-hit shutout.
Baseball Player of the Week
Henry Fisher, Marian
Fisher hit .500 over six game for the Knights, slugging 1.063 with five doubles and two triples in 16 at bats. Fisher drove in 10 runs and scored seven times, while posting three multi-hit games.
Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
Kyle Mangas, Indiana Wesleyan
Mangas had 25 points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals to lead No. 4 Indiana Wesleyan past No 8 USF, 95-83, in the CL Tournament Championship game.
Women’s Basketball Player of the Week
Joana Soeiro, Marian
Soeiro finished the CL Tournament Championship game with 22 points and six assists to help No. 5 Marian to a 62-55 win over No. 15 Taylor.
Softball Pitcher of the Week
Anna Boue’, Mount Vernon Nazarene
Boue’ tossed a pair of shutout victories in the circle for MVNU and allowed only one earned run over 21.2 innings of work for a 0.32 ERA and a 2-1 record. Boue’ fanned 17 hitters, walked only one and posted a 0.78 WHIP in the three outings.
Softball Player of the Week
Courtney Knepper, Mount Vernon Nazarene
Knepper helped MVNU to a 5-3 mark by hitting .348 with a .522 slugging percentage to go with one homer, one double and five runs batted in for the week.
Men’s Tennis Player of the Week
Joel Montgomery, Indiana Wesleyan
Montgomery led No. 25 Indiana Wesleyan to wins over No. 11 and No. 15 by going 2-0 at No. 3 singles and 2-2 at No. 2 doubles for the Wildcats.
Women’s Tennis Player of the Week
Olivia Reed, Indiana Wesleyan
Reed went 3-1 at No. 4 singles and 4-0 at No. 2 doubles to help No. 5 Indiana Wesleyan go 4-0 with wins over No. 14, 15, 19 and 22 at the Georgia State Invitational.