Players of the Week-October 30, 2017

Soccer
Jenna Fuller
Ohio Northern 
Freshman 
Forward
Countryside, Ill/Lyons Twp.

Fuller led the Polar Bears to a 2-0-0 record last week. In ONU's 7-2 victory over Baldwin Wallace, she tallied two goals and added two assists. In a 5-0 victory over Marietta, she had one assists. The Polar Bears wrapped up the No. 1 seed in the OAC Tournament. 

 

Soccer
Jesse Marinoaro
John Carroll
Senior
Midfielder
Brunswick, Ohio/Brunswick

Marinaro led JCU to a 2-0-0 record last week and the No. 2 seed in the OAC Tournament. In JCU's 8-1 victory over Muskingum, Marinaro scored one goals and assisted on three more goals. In a 3-0 victory over Mount Union, he scored one goal and had one assists. 

 

Swimming 
Tom Pacak
John Carroll
Junior
Solon, Ohio/Benedictine

Pacak won two individual events was a member of two first place relays to lead the Blue Streaks against Div. II Ashland. Pacak won the 200 freestyle (01:47.4), 100 freestyle (48.68). He was the anchor for the winning 200 medley relay and 200 free relay. 

 

Swimming 
Carmen Ferrante
John Carroll
Freshman
Highland Hts./Mayfield

Ferrante won two individual events and one relay to help the Blue Streaks to a win over Div. III Ashland. Ferrante won the 100 breaststroke (01:10.1), 200 breaststroke 02:33.3 and swam breaststroke leg on the first place 200 medley relay. 

 

Volleyball
Morgan Lowenkamp
Otterbein
Senior
Middle Hitter
Hudson, Ohio/CVCA

Lowenkamp helpd the Cardinals to a 3-0 record last week and a share of the OAC  Regular-Season title, averaging 3.3 kills-per-set. She became just the seventh Cardinal to surpass 1,000 career kills.

 

Football Offense
Roger Walker
Marietta
Senior
Running Back
Palm Beach, Fla./Bayside

Walker rushed 274 yards and scored four touchdowns (17, 3, 5, 66) on 36 carries to lead the Pioneers past Ohio Northern, 35-28. His last two touchdowns came in the final four mintes of the game as Mareitta was down 28-21. It was Walkers third-straight 100+ yard game. 

 

Football Defense
Zach Schmerge
Ohio Northern
Senior
Linebacker
Wapakoneta, Ohio/Wapakoneta

Schmerge had a season-high 19 tackles (four solo) and a tackle for loss to lead the ONU defense against Marietta in a 35-28 loss. 

 

Football Special Teams
Austin Baker
Heidelberg
Junior
Punter/Kicker
Green Springs, Ohio/Clyde 

Baker hit a career-long 45-yard field goal in the Berg's  37-14 win over Wilmington. Baker was also 4-of-5 in PAT attempts and had punts of 49 and 38 yards. The 49-yard punt ended inside the Wilmington 20.

 

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