Broncos Athletics

Santa Clara Scholar-Athletes of the Week (April 8-14)

Pati Ruiz and John Redmond were named Santa Clara's Scholar-Athletes of the Week.

Pati Ruiz

The junior from Chula Vista, Calif. has performed well for the Broncos this season, posting a 6-3 singles mark in dual matches, including a 5-0 record at the No. 6 spot on the ladder, and a 4-0 singles mark in WCC play. Over the weekend Ruiz helped the Broncos to wins over Cal Poly and Saint Mary's with her two wins in singles play. She posted a 6-0, 6-4 win over Nicole Hunstock of Saint Mary's on Sunday and a dramatic 6-2, 7-5 win over Erica Nelson of Cal Poly the day before. Ruiz has also excelled off the court, posting a 3.43 GPA in OMIS during the Winter Quarter.

John Redmond

The sophomore southpaw from Canton, Ohio has pitched very well for the Broncos, posting a 3-4 record with a 4.74 ERA in 10 appearances on the mound. Recently he threw a combined shutout with Matt Travis and Grant Feichtmeir in the Broncos 4-0 win over San Francisco that gave Santa Clara the three-game sweep over the Dons. In his last start against California, Redmond threw 7 2/3 innings of solid work in which he allowed only two runs on four hits. Redmond is also excelling off the diamond as well, posting a 3.0 GPA in Chemistry during the Winter Quarter.

Winter Quarter Winners

Elizabeth Glotzbach & Francisco Zepponi - March 4-10
Katie Shumm & Sean Eirich - February 25- March 3
Jennifer Bradley & A.J. Ampi - February 18-24
Sydney Wiginton & Grant Feichtmeir - February 11-17
Roni Rivera & Jack Headley - February 4-10
Nicole McCord & Chris Lam - January 28 - February 3
Julie Butler & Ben Hidalgo - January 21-27
Kendra Rhea & Jim Howell - January 14-20
Caroline Gruening & Ethan Rhode - January 7-13

Fall Quarter Winners

Devvyn Hawkins & Danielle Slaton - December 3-9
Tammy Annas & Rusty Johnson - November 26 - December 2
Milena Basile & Dan Figoni - November 19-25
Becki Ashbaugh & Justin Holbrook - November 12-18
Merrin Thompson & Erich Chen - November 5-11
Kerry Cathcart & Jamil Walker - October 29 - November 4
Christine Limbers & Jay Moorehead - October 22-28
Becky Potter & Michael Duong - October 15-21
Aly Wagner & Benjamin Gauen - October 8-14