Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College athletics department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of September 29-October 5, 2003. Women’s soccer sophomore Kara Fultz and men’s golf junior Jay Tropf earned the honors for their excellent efforts during the week’s competitions.
Kara Fultz, a biology – pre-med major from Angola, Ind. (Angola High School), netted two goals for the women’s soccer team in its 8-0 rout of Davenport University on Saturday. Fultz also scored the Foresters’ lone goal in the 2-1 loss at Manchester College on Wednesday. Fultz is the leading netter for the Foresters this season, kicking in six of the Foresters’ 14 goals in 11 games. HC will next host Goshen College at 4 p.m., on October 8.
Jay Tropf, a recreation management major from Upland, Ind. (Eastbrook High School), helped lead the team to a third-place finish at the Manchester College Invitational with a t4eam score of 315. He and teammate Micah Beckwith both scored 76 to tie for sixth overall. Tropf proved consistent, scoring a 38 on both the front and back nine. He hit six out of 13 fairways and nine out of 18 greens.
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