NWC Football Defensive Student-Athlete of the Week for Aug. 27 - Sept. 2

Aaron Cochran
Whitworth, Junior
Goldendale, Wash./Goldendale
Making his first-ever start at defensive end, Cochran led Whitworth in total tackles (9) in Whitworth's 28-13 win over St. Scholastica. He had two tackles-for-loss, including a six-yard sack on fourth down that killed a CSS drive in Whitworth territory. 

Honorable Mention:
Cody Pastorino (Willamette, Sr. – Glenn, Calif./Willows)
Matt Gilbert (Puget Sound, Fr. – Bellevue, Wash./Bellevue)
Michael MacClanathan (Linfield, Jr. – West Linn, Ore./West Linn)
Josh Brinkworth (Pacific, So. – Elk Grove Calif./Sheldon)