Santoni, Riga, Schroeder Earn Bruins Sweep of NWC Honors

Santoni, Riga, Schroeder Earn Bruins Sweep of NWC Honors

HILLSBORO, Ore. — George Fox football’s trio of Jason Santoni, Charles Riga and Grant Schroeder were named Northwest Conference Football Student-Athletes of the Week, the conference announced on Monday.

Santoni (So., Central Point, Ore.), converted his lone field goal attempt, while hitting on 5-6 extra points (one extra point was blocked). Santoni recorded 142 yards on four punts, averaging 35.5 yards per punt in the Bruins’ 44-0 win over Wisconsin-Eau Claire. This was Santoni’s second week being named NWC Special Teams Student-Athlete of the Week this season.

Riga (Jr., Portland, Ore.) helped the Bruins record their first shutout victory since reinstating the program with a 44-0 victory over Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Riga recorded a team-high 14 tackles with one sack and one tackle for a loss. 

Schroeder (Sr., Corvallis, Ore.) broke a school record in Saturday's win over Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a game-high four touchdown passes. He had an efficiency of 216.4 and completed 15-22 passes for 68.2 percent. He threw for 231 yards and rushed six times for 39 yards. 

 

Week

Offensive

Defensive

Special Teams

4 (09.25.17)

Grant Schroeder, GF | QB

Charles Riga, GF | LB

Jason Santoni, GF | K

3 (09.18.17)

Ian Kolste, WHW | QB

Pete Lahti, L&C | DB

Jason Santoni, GF | K

2 (09.11.17)

Tanner Diebold, PS | QB

Todd Blakely, PS | DL

Willy Warne, LIN | K

1 (09.05.17)

Ian Kolste, WHW | QB

Daniel Campos, GFU | LB

Rehn Reiley, WHW | K/P