Malfait, Caldwell earn Athlete of the Week honors

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2002-10-14
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College athletic department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of October 7 – 13, 2002. Volleyball freshman Tiffany Malfait and soccer junior Luke Caldwell earned the honors for their excellent efforts during the week’s competitions.

Malfait, an undecided major from Woodburn, Ind. (Woodlan High School), was named to the Judson Invitational All-Tournament Volleyball Team. The Foresters recorded a 2-1 record at the tournament for third place. Malfait garnered 15 blocks and 10 kills over the three matches to earn her spot on the tournament team. For the week she led the Foresters in blocks with 21. On the season, she is averaging a team-high 1.3 blocks per game and contributing 1.6 kills per game. The Foresters are now 10-15 on the season.

Caldwell, a junior psychology major from Mansfield, Ohio (Mansfield Christian High School) tallied one goal and four assists in the men’s soccer 1-0-1 week. On Tuesday, Caldwell scored his loan goal of the week and assisted older brother Tim twice and teammate Scott Samson on the fourth and final goal of 4-0 shutout game versus Bluffton College. In Thursday’s 1-1 tie with Marian, Caldwell assisted teammate Tyler Radcliff in the 40th minute. The Foresters now stand at 5-7-1 on the season.

The Huntington College Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past six years, Huntington has produced 38 All-America honors and 60 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 10 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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Associate Director for Media Relations
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Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
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