KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Blessing Ngwa of Kansas Wesleyan has been named the NAIA National Men's Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Ngwa was selected based on his performances from Sept. 8 – 14 and was chosen out of a pool of conference player of the week selections.
LINDSBORG, Kan. -- Bethany College's punter Brett Crome will have his name etched in both the Bethany College record book and the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) record book for his performance Saturday at Graceland University.
Lindsborg, Kan. – Last season, Idris Ibn Idris was a key factor in the Bethany Swedes success. He broke numerous records, and with his offensive and defensive skills he helped lead the Swedes to a 20-11 record and a 12-6 record within the KCAC. Now, Idris is no longer a Bethany basketball player. But that does not mean his playing career is over. The 6'5 guard from San Diego, Calif. has signed a professional contract to play for Halcones Xalapa "Xalpa Falcons" in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.
Wichita, Kan. – Ottawa University sweeps the second week of the KCAC Cross Country Men's and Women's Runner of the Week Honors with strong performances from both Jeo Mendez (Sr., Rifle, Colo.) and Chelsea Fullerton (Sr., El Dorado, Kan.).
Both student-athletes were nominated by a vote of conference Sports Information Directors for their performances during the week of September 8th - 14th.
Wichita, Kan. – Hayley Ray (Jr., Derby, Kan.) of Sterling College is awarded both Player of the Week and Hitter of the Week, while her teammate Giselle De Moura (Sr., Franca, Brazil) is awarded Libero of the Week. Taylor Elkinton (Sr., Wichita, Kan.) of Kansas Wesleyan University is named the Setter of the Week.
All three student-athletes were selected for their performances during the week of September 8th - 14th by a vote of conference Sports Information Directors.