Chapman Athlete of the Week Archives

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    February 20, 2017
    Molly Davis, Swimming & Diving Of the 10 school records broken at the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championship, freshman Molly Davis was involved in five. She broke two individual records while helping the Panthers shatter three relay records.
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    February 13, 2017
    Vanessa Gilles, Softball Freshman Vanessa Gilles went 7-for-9, hitting .778 in her opening weekend as a Panther. The rookie scored four runs, smashed three doubles, and drove in four RBI during this four-game weekend. Gilles also smacked a home run with a 1.444 slugging percentage. Gilles walked three times for an on-base percentage of .833. The Panthers went 2-2 on the weekend, splitting games with Puget Sound and Whitworth.
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    February 06, 2017
    James Taylor, Men's Basketball Junior James Taylor led the Chapman men’s basketball team averaged 19.5 points and six rebounds over two games last week to lead the Panthers to a split of road games. The forward from Laguna Beach shot 72 percent for the week. In a narrow loss at La Verne, Taylor scored a season-high 27 points while sinking 10 of the 11 shots he put up and 7-of-9 free throws. He also grabbed seven rebounds against the Leopards. On Thursday night, Taylor scored 12 points, had five rebounds and three assists in the Panthers’ 66-64 victory over Redlands. Taylor leads the Panthers with 14.9 points per game this season and 6.1 rebounds per game.
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    January 30, 2017
    Sara Quach, Swimming Freshman Sara Quach scored 24 points and placed in all four heats of competition in the Panthers dual with Occidental College on Saturday.
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    January 17, 2017
    Jaryn Fajardo, Women's Basketball Sophomore Jaryn Fajardo continued to fill the stat sheet last week, averaging nearly a double-double in a pair of SCIAC games.
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    January 09, 2017
    Kellyn Toole, Swim and Dive Sophomore Kellyn Toole made CU history over the weekend becoming the first diver in program history to qualify for NCAA Regionals twice.
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    January 03, 2017
    Jaime Hum-Nishikado, Women's Basketball Junior Jaime Hum-Nishikado averaged 13.5 points per game over the break to lead the Chapman University women’s basketball team to a pair of wins.
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    December 19, 2016
    Tyler Green, Men's Basketball
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    December 12, 2016
    Reed Nakakihara, Men's Basketball Sophomore Reed Nakakihara averaged 14.5 ppg last week for the men’s basketball team and hit four triples in back-to-back matches to earn his first Chapman Athlete of the Week honors.
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    December 05, 2016
    Megan Charles, Women's Basketball Senior Megan Charles led the Chapman University women’s basketball team in four offensive categories last week.
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    November 28, 2016
    Cam Haslam, Men's Basketball Chapman leading scorer, sophomore Cam Haslam led the men’s basketball team with game-high outings over Thanksgiving break in Oregon.
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    November 21, 2016
    James Taylor, Men's Basketball James Taylor showed no signs of rust with a big first week for the Chapman men’s basketball team. He averaged 20 points, 6.5 rebounds and four assists per game as the Panthers went 1-1 to start the season. Taylor put up 18 points in the Panthers blowout win over La Sierra and followed it up with a 22-point, 12-rebound double-double in a loss to San Diego Christian.
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    November 14, 2016
    Ethan Weinstein, Football Senior WR Ethan Weinstein recorded the best game of his career with four scores this past Saturday against Occidental in a 61-37 offensive showdown to set a CU record.
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    November 07, 2016
    Jeff O’Brien, Men’s Water Polo Junior Jeff O’Brien found the back of the net a total of eight times this week for the Chapman University men’s water polo team.
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    October 31, 2016
    Elijah Orr, Cross Country Freshman cross-country runner Elijah Orr finished 12th overall at the SCIAC Championships this past weekend with a time of 26:42.64 to earn All-SCIAC Second Team in his rookie season.
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    October 24, 2016
    Jake Sarmiento, Men's Soccer Senior Jake Sarmiento netted three goals last week leading the Chapman University men’s soccer team to a pair of crucial SCIAC wins.
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    October 17, 2016
    Kristin Kleinow, Women's Soccer Senior Kristin Kleinow did not allow a goal last week as the women’s soccer team posted back-to-back 1-0 wins and climbed into fourth place in the SCIAC. With two shutouts last week over Redlands and Cal Lutheran, Kleinow has five for the season and 12 in her career.
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    October 10, 2016
    Ricky Bautista, Football Junior Ricky Bautista completed 16-of-19 passes against Whittier, tallying 252 passing yards and two touchdowns.
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    October 03, 2016
    Lauren Friend, Volleyball Sophomore Lauren Friend led the Chapman University women’s volleyball team to a pair of SCIAC victories last week. Friend dominated at the net, hitting .490 on the week while averaging over 3 kills per set.
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    September 26, 2016
    Devin Ray, football On Saturday night, senior linebacker Devin Ray tallied 13 tackles in Chapman University football teams’ home-opening 19-17 win over Trinity University.
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    September 19, 2016
    Marco Saglimbeni, Men's Soccer Senior Marco Saglimbeni netted a pair of goals to push the Chapman University Men’s Soccer team to a 5-3 win over No. 8-ranked Christopher Newport on Sunday at Wilson Field.
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    September 12, 2016
    Elliott Braund, Men's Soccer Junior Elliot Braund led the Chapman Men?s Soccer team to their first conference win this week in the Panthers SCIAC home-opener.
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    September 06, 2016
    Kourney Kingsmore, Women's Soccer Senior Kourtney Kingsmore helped the Chapman University women’s soccer team to a 2-0 start in the Panthers home opening weekend.
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    May 31, 2016
    Pete, the Panther After a busy 2015-16 school year came to an end, we sat down with Pete the Panther to learn a little bit more about the the "big Panther on campus."
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    May 16, 2016
    Brooke Martini, Women's Lacrosse Senior Brooke Martini led the women’s lacrosse team to CU history over the weekend scoring a pair of goals in the Panthers first NCAA appearance.
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    May 09, 2016
    Brett Buford, Charlie Werman, Men's Tennis Brett Buford and Charlie Werman ended the season as the new career record-holders for singles wins at Chapman. Both ran their total to 48 career wins.
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    May 02, 2016
    Mitchell Bouldin, Men's Track and Field Junior Mitchell Bouldin became the first All-SCIAC finisher in the Chapman men’s track and field history to lead the Chapman at the SCIAC Championships.
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    April 25, 2016
    Danielle Zahn, Women's Lacrosse Senior Danielle Zahn led the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team to a big win as she scored a hat trick in the 9-8 win over Pomona-Pitzer on Wednesday.
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    April 18, 2016
    Kate Staskus, Women's Water Polo Senior Kate Staskus led the Chapman University women’s water polo team with six goals in a pair of matches last week.
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    April 11, 2016
    Griffin Tso, Men's Golf Freshman Griffin Tso made Chapman University men’s golf history on Sunday afternoon becoming the first Panther to ever win first place at a SCIAC Tournament.
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    April 04, 2016
    Greg Dillon, Baseball Senior OF Greg Dillon led the Chapman University baseball team to a key sweep over No. 23 University of Redlands over the weekend, helping the Panthers extend their winning streak to seven.
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    March 28, 2016
    Charlie Werman, Men's Tennis Junior Charlie Werman led the Chapman University men’s tennis team to its second win of the season, helping the Panthers break its recent skid with a 9-0 sweep of Occidental.
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    March 21, 2016
    Alison Quincy, Women's Water Polo Senior Alison Quincy led the Chapman University women’s water polo team with three multi-goal games last week.
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    March 14, 2016
    Konnor Zickefoose, Baseball Freshman IF Konnor Zickefoose had a monster week at the plate for the Chapman University Panthers hitting .750 in a pair of three-hit games last week
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    March 07, 2016
    Kelsey Mackin, Women's Lacrosse Senior Kelsey Mackin led the Chapman University women’s lacrosse team to back-to-back wins last week with six goals.
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    February 29, 2016
    Cam Haslam, Men's Basketball Freshman Cam Haslam led the men’s basketball team to a SCIAC Tournament title with a team-high 21 points in both the semifinals and championship game. Haslam shot 48 percent from the floor, 60 percent behind the three-point line and 77 percent from the free throw line.
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    February 22, 2016
    Kristina Fong, Women's Swim Freshman Kristina Fong led the Chapman University women’s swim team to fourth place finish at the SCIAC Championships breaking six school records, including three individual over the four day meet.
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    February 15, 2016
    Elizabeth Runge, Softball Freshman 3B Elizabeth Runge had a breakout debut hitting .500 for the Chapman University softball team in three games.
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    February 08, 2016
    Bryan Wise, Men's Golf Junior captain Bryan Wise led the Chapman University men’s golf team as the low-round scorer on day one of the SCIAC No. 1 tournament at the Champions Course of Tukwet Canyon Golf Course in Beaumont.
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