California State-San Marcos' Kristin Park and Fisher College's Tyler Gahara have earned top honors in the Association of Independent Institutions Conference this week as Park has been named the Female Athlete of the Week, while Gahara has been named the Male Athlete of the Week for the week of October 13-19.
Parker, a freshman middle blocker from Temecula, Calif., paced the Lady Cougars to a 3-1 week, including a 3-0 sweep over No. 19 Vanguard at The Master's College Tournament. Parker finished the week with 33 kills, 18 blocks, two assists and an ace in wins over San Diego Christian and Embry-Riddle (Fla.), along with Vanguard. The only setback for the Lady Cougars came in a 3-2 loss to The Master's.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the fourth edition in-a-row of the 2014 NAIA Women's Cross Country Coaches' Top 25 Poll, British Columbia sits as the top-ranked team in the country, the national office annouced Wednesday.
The Thunderbirds accrued 622 points and all 22 first-place votes. The defending national champions look to lock down the top spot just as they did in 2013, going wire-to-wire with 12-straight No. 1 rankings, and claiming the national title.