NWC Men's Field - Apr. 11-17, 2016

NWC Men's Field - Apr. 11-17, 2016

Men’s Field Student-Athlete of the Week – Apr. 11-17, 2016

 

ALEX CANCHOLA, George Fox

Sophomore, Oregon City, Ore. / Oregon City HS


Canchola won the men's decathlon at the NWC Multi-Events at George Fox on Monday-Tuesday, scoring 6,495 points and finishing over 250 points ahead of the second-place finisher. He won the 400 meter dash, the javelin, and the 1.500 meter run, and came in in second in the long jump and the discus.  His point total currently ranks third in the nation in the NCAA Division III.  This is his second time to win NWC weekly honors this season. 

 

Honorable Mention:

Hans Lehndorff, Willamette (Sr, Boulder, Colo.)

Corey Burt, Whitworth (Sr, Dundee, Ore.)

Josh Huffman, Pacific (Fr, Puyallup, Wash.)

Noah Avery, Lewis & Clark (Fr, Roseburg, Ore.)

Jeff Lieder, Linfield (So, Salem, Ore.)

 

Previous Honorees:

Naji Saker, Whw (3/7); Corey Burt, Whw (3/14); Alex Canchola, GFU (3/21); Andrew Bloom, Whw (3/28); Andrew Bloom, Whw (4/4); Andrew Bloom, Whw (4/11)