2017-2018 Bearcat Awards Recap

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Team Awards

Women’s Basketball Awards:

Most Improved Player: Anna Kamerman and Abigail Johnson

Christian Leadership Award: Jessica Funk

Defensive Player: Sarah Rozendal

Most Valuable Player: Harvina Kaler

 

 

Men’s Basketball Awards:

Most Improved Player: Aly Nuruddin

Christian Leadership Award: Tim Dick and Dave Wiebe

Defensive Player: Jack Nadelhoffer

Most Valuable Player: Jack Nadelhoffer

Trevor Klassen True Grit Award: Bryce Matthews

 

Women’s Volleyball Awards:

Most Improved Player: Jaymie Kwiatkowski

Christian Leadership Award: Janelle Warkentin

Pride, Hustle, Desire: Julia Weiss

Most Valuable Player: Jodi Enns


 

Men’s Volleyball Awards:

Most Improved Player: Justin Spenser

Christian Leadership Award: Ben Smith

Pride, Hustle, Desire: Graham Walkey

Most Valuable Player: Justin Wood

 

PacWest Awards:

Athletes of the Week: These athletes were nominated by a coach for their great play in a weekend. An athlete of the week was then selected by the PacWest for each sport and gender each week.

Sarah Rozendal – Women’s Basketball

Jodi Enns – Women’s Volleyball (x3)

Ben Smith – Men’s Volleyball

 

 

Conference All-Star: These athletes were nominated by their coach at the end of the season and received votes from other coaches in the league

All Rookie Team

Anna Kamerman – Women’s Basketball

Graham Walkey – Men’s Volleyball

1st Team All Star

Jodi Enns – Women’s Volleyball

2nd Team All Star

Sarah Rozendal – Women’s Basketball

Justin Wood – Men’s Volleyball

 

Coaches of the Year

Our coaches were nominated and voted on by other PacWest coaches in their sport to receive recognition for their outstanding leadership

Angela Booy – Women’s Basketball

Duncan Harrison – Women’s Volleyball

 

 

Academic Excellence: These athletes have a GPA of 3.7 or higher based on the previous year, and first semester

Sarah Rozendal – Women’s Basketball

Alexa Eger – Women’s Volleyball

Jodi Enns – Women’s Volleyball

Janelle Warkentin – Women’s Volleyball

 

 

Team Academic Award – Women’s Volleyball – Awarded to the team with the highest overall GPA. Women’s volleyball had 8 student-athletes with GPA’s 3.0 or higher; 4 student-athletes with GPA’s 3.7 or higher and has an average team GPA of 3.45

 

 

 

 President’s Award – Awarded to nominated and selected athletes who demonstrate excellence in athletics, academics and leadership

Jessica Funk – Women’s Basketball

Jodi Enns – Women’s Volleyball

Justin Wood – Men’s Volleyball

 

Graduating Athletes: These 5 athletes have been dedicated to this program and have seen teams, individuals, and this department develop and grow. Their commitment to Bearcat Athletics has been a huge part of creating a Christ-centered and tenaciously competitive athletics program

Deanna Esau – Women’s Basketball

David Wiebe – Men’s Basketball

Jodi Enns – Women’s Volleyball

Curtis Stelzer – Men’s Volleyball

Ben Smith – Men’s Volleyball

 

A special thanks to Candace F. for snapping these pictures!