Athletes of the Week

Week of November 12, 2012

Melissa Skiba

Women's Cross Country

Melissa Skiba became the first All-American women’s cross country runner in Cal Lutheran program history. The junior placed 11th at the 2012 NCAA Nationals completing the 6K course in a time of 21:28.0. Skiba ran her way to a second place finish at the West Regionals and was third at the SCIAC Championships earlier this season.

Eric Rogers


Eric Rogers concluded his illustrious football career by hauling in nine catches for 111 yards and two touchdowns against North Central (Ill.) in the First Round of the 2012 NCAA Football Championships. The senior wide receiver caught TD passes of 22 and three yards on the final two CLU possessions of the game. He leaves CLU as a four-year starter, who now holds seven school records, four career and three single-season.