NWC Offensive Student-Athlete of the Week for Oct. 15-21
Pacific Lutheran, Sophomore
Ritchey ran for three touchdowns and threw for another as the Pacific Lutheran Lutes defeated the previously unbeaten Willamette Bearcats, 41-27. Ritchey finished the day completing 16 of 28 passes for 197 yards along with an interception. He would also lead the Lutes in rushing yards, picking up 77 on 14 carries for an average of 4.6 yards per carry.
Ronnie Thomas (Whitworth, Sr. – Issaquah, Wash./Illinois State Univ.)
John Shaffer (Linfield, So. – Tumwater, Wash./Tumwater)
Adam Kniffin (Puget Sound, Sr. – Salem, Ore./Sprague)