NCAC Athletes of the Week

Wednesday, January 15, 2018

   
  Men's Basketball (Click here for a complete list of 2017-18 NCAC Men's Basketball Players of the Week)
              

Kelvin Jones, Hiram
(Sheffield Lake, OH/Brookside) 

GP/GS: 2/2
Points: 40 (20.0 ppg)
FG/FGA: 17/22 (.772)
FT/FTA: 6/8 (.750)
Rebounds: 24 (12.0 rpg)
Assists: 5 (2.5 apg)

Hiram senior forward Kelvin Jones led the Terriers to a 2-0 record in conference play last week by averaging a double-double and shooting 77 percent from the field. Jones first dropped 21 points and 14 rebounds in an 88-79 victory over No. 17 Ohio Wesleyan, before notching his ninth double-double of the season on Saturday with 19 points and 10 rebounds in a 99-77 win over Kenyon. In the two games combined, Jones shot 17-for-22 from the field and also knocked down 6-of-8 attempts at the free throw line.

  Women's Basketball (Click here for a complete list of 2017-18 NCAC Women's Basketball Players of the Week)
           

Paige Matijasich, Kenyon
(Pickerington, OH/Pickerington North) 

GP/GS: 2/2
Points: 34 (17.0 PPG)
FG/FGA: 14/25 (.560)
3FG/3FGA: 5/8 (.625) 
Rebounds: 13 (6.5 RPG)
Assists: 2 (1.0 APG)
Steals: 1 (0.5 SPG) 

Kenyon sophomore guard Paige Matijasich posted combined stats that included 34 points, 13 rebounds and a pair of assists to lead the Ladies to victories over Oberlin and Hiram last week. She shot 56.0 percent overall and that included a 5-for-8 showing (62.5 percent) from three-point territory. On the week she averaged 17 points, 6.5 rebounds and one assist per game in the two wins. 

   
  Men's Indoor Track & Field (Click here for a complete list of 2017-18 NCAC Men's Indoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week)  
  

Distance/Middle Distance

First awards of 2018 to be distributed on January 22nd

 

Sprints/Hurdles

First awards of 2018 to be distributed on January 22nd

   

Field Events

First awards of 2018 to be distributed on January 22nd

   
  Women's Indoor Track & Field (Click here for a complete list of 2017-18 NCAC Women's Indoor Track & Field Athletes of the Week)  
  

Distance/Middle Distance

First awards of 2018 to be distributed on January 22nd

  Sprints/Hurdles

First awards of 2018 to be distributed on January 22nd

    Field Events

First awards of 2018 to be distributed on January 22nd

   
  Swimming & Diving (Click here for a complete list of 2017-18 NCAC Swimming & Diving Athletes of the Week)
    

Men

Matthew Cooper, Kenyon
(Charlotte, NC/South Mecklenberg) 

Kenyon senior Matthew Cooper won one individual event and two relay events to help lead the Lords in a 180-84 home win over Oberlin on Saturday. Cooper touched first individually in the 200 fly with a time of 1:53.42, while also swimming legs on a pair of winning relay teams, including the 200 medley (1:38.95) and 200 free (1:30.75).

           Women

Caylee Hamilton, Kenyon
(Wadsworth, IL/Woodlands Acad. Sacred Heart) 

Kenyon freshman Caylee Hamilton dialed up a team-best four event wins during the Ladies’ 170-74 dual meet win over Oberlin. Hamilton’s list of wins included individual victories in the 50 free (24.43) and 100 fly (59.73), and relay wins in the 200 medley (1:54.15) and 200 free (1:42.77).