Tuesday, April 24, 2012
High Fives are the Top 5 performances by Westminster athletes in a single game or event during the previous week as selected by the Titan Sports Blogger.
#5 - Senior Vince Iosue (Euclid, OH / Notre Dame Cathedral Latin), Baseball - In a complete game performance, Iosue gave up one run off of seven hits, struck out two, and walked none against No. 25 Washington & Jefferson.
#4 - Senior JJ Faltot (Mercer, PA / Mercer) , Men's Track & Field - Faltot won the 200-m dash with a time of 22.66. The 4x100 meter relay team consisting of sophomore Zac Henry, junior Adam Carswell, senior Forrest Minteer, and Faltot won with a time of 43.64 which was .04 from tying the meet record.
#3 - Senior Ryan Bell (New Wilmington, PA / Wilmington), Men's Track & Field - Bell led the men with breaking the stadium record in the javelin toss with a first-place throw of 66.48 meters. It also shattered the meet record by over 11 meters and broke his own school record that he set a year ago.
#2 - Senior Alisha Slater (Wooster, OH / Norwayne), Women's Track & Field - Slater won the 200-m dash with a time of 26.57. The quartet of Basista, Slater, senior Hayley Ebersbacher and senior Mallory Mack won the 4x100 meter relay with a time of 49.64. Slater won long jump with a leap of 5.27m which tied her own school record.
#1 - Sophomore Ryan Carr (Cheektowaga, N.Y./Cheektowaga Central), Men's Tennis - Carr earned all-PAC honors after a second place finish in fifth singles. Carr also earned all-PAC honorable mention in third doubles.
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Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 376 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
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