Athletes of the Week

Week of January 9, 2017

Kyle Ferreira


SCIAC Athlete of the Week

Kyle Ferreira has been shooting the lights out for CLU and averaged 22 points per game in two wins during the week for the Kingsmen. The sophomore transfer went 9-for-11 from the field and 4-for-5 from three-point range in a 92-75 win over Chapman while following up his performance with a 9-for-10 display and another 4-for-5 night from downtown in a 94-60 win over Caltech. CLU is 3-0 since he has been put in the starting lineup and he has only missed six shots (26-for-32) during the stretch. He also totaled nine rebounds and five assists on the week.

Mardell Ramirez

Swimming & Diving

Mardell Ramirez helped lead the Regals to a 132-106 dual meet victory over Whittier on Saturday with a trio of individual event wins. The sophomore dominated the 200 free with a time of 1:55.77 while also grabbing wins in the 200 fly (2:13.82) and 200 back (2:16.19).

Jessica Van der Laan

Swimming & Diving

Jessica Van der Laan continued her sensational freshman season with another three individual event victories to help the Regals defeat Whittier 132-106 in a SCIAC dual meet on Saturday. The Santa Maria, Calif. native dominated the 1000 free with a time of 11:01.47 while also winning the 500 free (5:27.58) and the 400 IM (4:56.25).