Kendall, St. Louis, Forester Athletes of the Week

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2003-10-27
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College athletic department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of October 20 – 26, 2003. Volleyball junior Jessica Kendall and men’s cross country sophomore David St. Louis earned the honors for their excellent efforts during the week’s competitions.


Jessica Kendall

Jessica Kendall, an environmental science major from Greensburg, Indiana (South Decatur High School), helped lead the Forester volleyball team to a 2-3 record last week with 76 kills and 20 blocks. In the Foresters’ loss to Mid-Central Conference foe St. Francis, Kendall claimed team-high honors with 18 kills. In the team’s weekend tournament at Manchester College, she put down 58 kills and added 20 blocks to help lead the team to a 2-2 record. The Foresters are next in action on Tuesday, October 28, a home match against Indiana Wesleyan University at 7:30 p.m.



David St. Louis

David St. Louis, a mathematics education major from Dewitt, Michigan (Owosso High School), helped the Forester cross country team secure its first Mid-Central Conference title in 15 years. St. Louis finished fourteenth in the race with a time of 27:41, his best time of the season by 38 seconds. Huntington won the event with a team score of 50, seven points better than Indiana Wesleyan, which finished second with 57 points. The Foresters will now compete in the NAIA Region VIII Championship Saturday, November 8 at Aquinas College in Michigan.

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 The Huntington College Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past seven years, Huntington has produced 45 NAIA All-American honors and 71 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington College is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 60 academic concentrations. US News & World Report ranks Huntington among the top comprehensive colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington College is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in Huntington, Indiana.
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