NCAC Athletes of the Week

Monday, November 13, 2017

  Football (Click here for a complete list of 2017 NCAC Football Players of the Week)


Zach Taylor, Oberlin
(Artesia, CA/Buena Park) 

Passing Attempts: 31
Completions: 20
Passing Yards: 434
Passing TDs: 6

Rushing Attempts: 14
Rushing Yards: 116
Rushing TDs: 1

Oberlin sophomore QB Zach Taylor accounted for seven TDs and a school record 550 yards of total offense in the Yeomen’s 63-37 home win over Allegheny. He spearheaded Oberlin’s offense that posted the second-highest single-game total in school history with 651 yards of total offense. He threw for a career-high 434 yards and tied the school record with six TD passes, while also rushing 14 times for 116 yards and an additional score in the win.


Kor’Darius Melton, Ohio Wesleyan
(Warner Robins, GA/Houston County) 

Tackles: 14
Tackles-For-Loss: 5.0
Sacks: 4.0
Forced Fumbles: 2

Ohio Wesleyan freshman defensive end Kor’Darius Melton had 5.0 tackles-for-loss, which included 4.0 sacks, in the Bishops’ 24-3 at Hiram. Both of Melton’s solo sacks resulted in forced fumbles, which included a strip sack on Hiram’s first offensive play of the second half that led to an OWU score. In total, Melton finished the game with 14 tackles (9 solo, 5 asst.), 5.0 tackles-for-loss, 4.0 sacks and two forced fumbles.

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


Bebe Wang, Denison
(Naperville, IL/Metea Valley)

Denison sophomore Bebe Wang helped lift the Big Red to a 186-112 victory over rival Kenyon with a pair of individual event wins. He touched first in the 200 back with a season-best NCAA “B” cut time of 1:49.56, before also reaching the wall first in the 200 IM in 1:54.08. Wang also posted a second-place finish in the 100 back with a time of 51.47.


Crile Hart, Kenyon
(Pepper Pike, OH/Hawken School) 

Kenyon freshman Crile Hart racked up three individual event wins during the Ladies’ 154-146 dual meet win over rival Denison. She won the 100 back (56.40), the 100 fly (56.23) and the 200 IM (2:07.68) in her first dual against the Big Red.