NWC Men's Field - Mar. 20-26, 2017

NWC Men's Field - Mar. 20-26, 2017

Men’s Field Student-Athlete of the Week – Mar. 20-26, 2017


JOHN KOCH, George Fox

Senior, Newberg, Ore. / C.S. Lewis Academy


Koch finished fourth out of 15 competitors in the decathlon during the Jim Klein Multi-Events Thursday-Friday in Santa Barbara, Calif.  His 6,245 points currently lead the conference and rank fourth in the nation at the NCAA Division III level.  His top events included a second-place finish in the 1500 with a time of 4:34.20, a third-place finish in the 400 in 50.51, and a fifth-place finish in the shot put with a throw of 37-5.75 / 11.42m.


Honorable Mention:

Andrew Bloom, Whitworth (Jr, Stanwood, Wash.)

Kolby Nikolaisen, Pacific (Fr, Sumner, Wash.)

Michael Hatlen, Pacific Lutheran (Sr, Woodinville, Wash.)

Hayden Davison, Linfield (Sr, North Bend, Ore.)


Previous Honorees:

Andrew Bloom, Whw (3/6); Lucas Hatton, PL (3/13); Jacob Hubbard, Whw (3/20)