WHITTIER, Calif. – The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) teams were announced Friday morning by the conference office.
Despite not having any members on the 1st or 2nd teams, the Whittier College Men's Golf team saw senior Nicholas Medeiros (Riverside, Calif.) win the Jesse Clark Sportsmanship Award as a unanimous favorite.
This award is given out to a player who exemplifies great sportsmanship throughout the season and is voted on by their peers throughout the conference. At SCIAC No. 1, Medeiros shot rounds of 77 and 72, and followed that with a 74 and 82 at SCIAC No. 2. Then capping off the season at the three-day SCIAC Championship, Medeiros tied for 19th overall after registering scores of 77, 72 and 75.
Lee Fulmer Athlete of the Year – Hisham Hussein (ULV)
Ken Sherman Newcomer of the Year – Pitiluk Phanomchai (ULV)
Jesse Clark Sportsmanship Award – Nicholas Medeiros (WC)
SCIAC Coaching Staff of the Year – Bim Jollymour (CMS)