Men's Basketball Player of the Week
Sam Jefferson, Colby
Senior • Guard • Newton, Mass.
Jefferson averaged 24.3 points per game in 25.7 minutes per game over three games. His week was highlighted by a 35-point performance (7-for-9 3FG) against Gordon where he broke the Colby record for career 3-pointers. He shot 71.1 percent from the floor and 72.2 percent (13-for-18) from 3-point range on the week. Colby is off to a 5-0 start and Jefferson is averaging 26.0 points per game to lead the NESCAC.
Women's Basketball Player of the Week
Caleigh Ryan, Wesleyan
Sophomore • Guard • New York, N.Y.
Men's Ice Hockey Player of the Week
Tedy Loughborough, Trinity
Senior • Goalie • Wellesley, Mass.
Women's Ice Hockey Player of the Week
McKinley Karpa, Colby
Sophomore • Forward • Ipswich, Mass.
Karpa factored into three of the four goals the Mules scored this weekend. She netted the game-winning goal with 30 seconds remaining in overtime in a 2-1 win at Bowdoin. She also assisted a goal in each game versus the Polar Bears as the Mules swept Bowdoin and are 4-0 to start the season.
Men's Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
Ted Mebust, Bowdoin
Sophomore • Cooperstown, N.Y.
Mebust opened his season against MIT and WPI. He swam a solid backstroke leg of the 200 medley relay (23.92), finished third in the 50 freestyle (21.30), second in the 100 freestyle (47.20), and capped off the meet with a competitive lead-off leg in the 400 freestyle relay (47.45).
Women's Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
Kate Fosburgh, Bowdoin
Sophomore • Winchester, Mass.
Fosburgh had an outstanding first meet of the season against MIT and WPI. She won the 200 freestyle (1:57.31), finished second in the 100 freestyle (:54.01), and came right back for a lifetime best in the 100 butterfly (59.02). She also swam a strong second leg of the 400 freestyle relay (53.68).
Men's Squash Performer of the Week
Deven Kanwal, Bowdoin
First Year • Boston, Mass.
Kanwal won both weekend matches against Hamilton No. 1 Suratt and Wesleyan No. 1 Choi. Kanwal came back from a game down against Tate and won in a close five-game match against Sean to lead Bowdoin to a pair of 9-0 wins. The Polar Bears are 4-0 and off to their best start since 2007.
Women's Squash Performer of the Week
Sophie Barber, Bowdoin
First Year • Rye, N.Y.
At 4-4 in matches against Hamilton, Barber, playing at No. 4 on the ladder, lost the first game in extra points, but came back to win the next three games to lift Bowdoin to a 5-4 victory over the Continentals.