NWC Football Special Teams Student-Athlete of the Week for Sept. 10 - 16
Salem, Ore./Whitworth U.
Kay was perfect on a day when the 'Cats needed him to be, converting four field goals - including the game-winning kick - and all three PAT to help No. 5 Linfield edge No. 10 Cal Lutheran 33-30 in a key matchup between West Coast powers. He scored the game's final six points, including the game-winning field goal with just five seconds remaining. In all, Kay hit from 45, 35, 41 and 39 yards as Linfield snapped CLU's 14-game home winning streak and improved to 3-0.
Danny Welstad (Whitworth, Fr. - Gig Harbor, Wash./Peninsula)
Kyle Derby (Willamette, Jr. – Oakdale, Calif./Oakdale)
Conor Lien (Pacific Lutheran, Jr. – Hillsboro, Ore./Glencoe)
Simon Monley (Lewis & Clark, Jr. – Denver, Colo./George Washington)