High Fives: Sept. 23-Sept. 29

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

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

#1 - Dak Britt (Football)- Britt passed for a career-high 328 yards, becoming the first Titan to throw over 300 in a single game since Kevin Franz in 2008, leading Westminster to a 28-21 win at Saint Vincent for the Titans' first win of the season.

#2 - Caitie Hosler (Women's Tennis) - In three matches last week, including Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) matches versus Grove City and Saint Vincent, Hosler went 3-0 at no.1 singles and teamed with freshman Mariah Turiano for a 2-1 record at no. 1 doubles, as the Titans remained unbeaten at 10-0 overall and 8-0 in the conference.

#3 - Justin Dahl (Football) - Dahl was a perfect 2-for-2 in field goal attempts (31, 30), including his first collegiate field goal, in Westminster's 28-21 win at Saint Vincent Saturday for the Titans' first victory of the season. Dahl also converted both of his extra point tries.

#4 - Lexi Starheim (Volleyball) - Starheim led Westminster with 31 kills and nine blocks in three matches last week as the Titans went 2-1 in PAC play. The two wins came in straight sets against Chatham and Washington & Jefferson.

#5 -  Richard Beaudoin (Men's Soccer) - Beaudoin scored both of the Titan goals, including the first of his collegiate career and the game-winner with less than a minute remaining in regulation, as the Titan men's soccer team won, 2-1, at Medaille. Westminster went 1-1 in two matches last week.

Honorable Mention:
- Amanda Turi (Women's Soccer) had a goal and an assist in the Titans' 2-0 win against Point Park. The Titans went 1-1 overall.
- David Paladino (Men's Golf) placed second overall out of 113 golfers and guided the Titan men's golf team to a second-place finish at the La Roche Invitational.

 

Dak Britt