Athletes of the Week

Week of December 16, 2013

Arik Smith


Arik Smith led CLU to a win in its only game of the week, defeating Willamette 64-59. He recorded three game-highs with 17 points, five steals and three assists, while grabbing seven rebounds as well. Smith has been a staple for the Kingsmen on the court since joining the CLU squad this season.

Jessica Salottolo


Jessica Salottololed the Regals to a 1-1 week with a win over Wartburg after a loss to Hope International. The CLU freshman averaged 11.5 points per game and shot 50 percent from the floor at 8-for-16 with a 5-for-10 three-point performance for an identical shooting percentage. At the line she was perfect, converting both attempts she earned. Additionally, Salottolo led the Regals with six steals, adding five rebounds and two assists. In the win over Wartburg she provided 13 points with a trio of three-pointers.