Broncos Athletics

Santa Clara Scholar-Athletes of the Week (Nov. 4 - 10)

Nov. 4, 2002

Katie Hansen and Benjamin Gauen were named Santa Clara's Scholar-Athletes of the Week.

Katie Hansen

The sophomore from Lake Forrest, Calif., helped the Broncos to a second place finish at the recent West Coast Conference Championships. Her 17th place finish was her highest this season while her time of 19:27 was her third best time of the year. She has been in the top-four for the Broncos all season long including a team-best time of 19:17.3 at the UC Davis Aggie Open. Katie has also excelled in the classroom, maintaining a 3.63 overall GPA in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Benjamin Gauen

The junior from Seattle, Wash., has been a key runner all season long for the Broncos. Last weekend was no different as his 9th place finish at the West Coast Conference Championships helped the Mission Harriers secure a second place finish. His top-10 finish came in a time of 26:13 and earned him All-WCC honors for the second time in as many years. Benjamin has also excelled off the field of competition, maintaining an overall GPA of 3.55 in Finance.

Fall Quarter Winners

Chrissy Hirsch & Cindy Hirsch - Oct. 28 - Nov. 3
Christine Limbers & Devin Skrade - Oct. 21 - 27
Amy Grabill & Erich Chen - Oct. 14 - 20
Erin Pearson & Peter Moore - Oct. 7 - 13
Robin Bell & Will Weatherly - Sept. 30 - Oct. 6