High Fives: Feb. 17-Feb. 23

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

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

#1-Gabby Holko (Women's Basketball) - Down 62-59 with 15 seconds remaining in regulation against Grove City, Westminster tied the game at 62 after senior Courtney Zitt found Holko for a three-pointer with five seconds on the clock. The Titans ended up winning, 73-72, in overtime.

#2-Troy Abbott (Men's Tennis) - Last week, Abott went 2-0 at no. 1 singles and teamed up with senior Ryan Carr for a 1-1 record in no. 1 doubles, guiding the Titans to a 2-0 record. Westminster won, 5-4, at PS-Behrend on Friday, followed by a 5-4 win at Pitt-Bradford on Saturday.

#3-Anthony Thomas (Men's Basketball) - Thomas scored a game- and career-high 30 points (12-for-20) in Westminster's Senior Day game against Geneva.

#4-Cassidy Shepherd (Women's Track & Field) - Cassidy led the way with two first-place finishes at the Kenyon Invitational. Shepherd won the pole vault event with a mark of 3.65 meters and won the long jump with a personal-best mark of 4.88 meters. Shepherd also placed second in the 60-meter dash with a personal-best time of 8.29.

#5-Jason Frawley (Men's Track & Field) - The Titan men were led by Frawley who PR'd in the shot put with a throw of 14.06 meters at the Kenyon Invitational.

Honorable Mention:
-Courtney Zitt (Women's Basketball) - Zitt guided the Titans to two PAC wins last week as she averaged 21 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. Zitt was also 14-for-16 from the free throw line and added nine assists, two blocks, and a steal.

 

Gabby Holko