NWC Football Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week for Sept. 17 - 23

Josh Dean
Willamette, Junior
Dana Point, Calif./Dana Hills

Dean completed 33 of 46 passes (71.7%) for 353 yards, 4 passing touchdowns, 1 rushing touchdown and no interceptions in Willamette's non-conference win over Pacific. His touchdowns covered 1, 22, 1 and 44 yards. His rushing touchdown was from 4-yards out. He threw two touchdown passes in each half and led Willamette on three scoring drive of 10 or more plays (11, 13, 10). For the season, he has completed 68.1% of his passes for 1,127 yards (375.7 avg.) and 14 touchdowns.

Honorable Mention:             
Keith Welch (Lewis & Clark, Jr. – Vallejo, Calif./Fairfield)
Ronnie Thomas (Whitworth, Sr. – Granite Bay, Calif./American River JC)
Kupuno Park (Puget Sound, So. – Waimanalo, Hawaii/Kamehamaha)
Darin Kamealoha (Pacific, Jr. – Waipahu, Hawaii/Hanalani)