High Fives: Oct. 8-Oct. 13

Thursday, October 18, 2012

High Fives are the Top 5 performances by Westminster athletes during the previous week as selected by the Titan Sports Blogger.

#5 - Jenny Jones (Women's Cross Country) - Jones paced the Titan women with a 6-kilometer time of 23:52.8 for 122nd-place out of 270 runners at the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble on Saturday.

#4 - Dak Britt (Football) - Britt scored his second 60-plus rushing touchdown run of the season at W&J. He led the Titans as he passed for 158 yards and rushed for 93 and scored all three of the Titans' touchdowns (2 run, 1 pass).

#3 - Tiffany Jackson (Volleyball) - Jackson was three kills away from a triple-double in the Titans' 3-1 win versus W&J where she earned career-highs 37 assists, 10 digs, and seven kills. Jackson set new career marks in Westminster's next match as she tallied 49 assists and 19 digs at Saint Vincent. 

#2 - Aaron Sutton (Men's Cross Country) - Sutton broke the Westminster College men's cross country team's 28-year old school record for the 8-kilomeers with a 42nd-place time of 25:20.2 at the Oberlin Inter-Regional Rumble on Saturday. Sutton's time eclipsed Jeff Huff's time of 26:01 set in 1984.

#1 - Ethan McCarthy (Men's Soccer) - McCarthy led the Titan offense with two goals in a two-game stretch. He scored the lone Westminster goal in the team's 1-1 double OT tie with Thomas More and the first goal in the Titans' 2-1 win against Waynesburg. McCarthy is second on the team with six goals this season in his first year.

 

Ethan McCarthy