Kock named Huntington University's Athlete of Week

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2006-12-04
Huntington, Ind.—The Huntington University Athletic Department announced its Athlete of the Week for the week of Nov. 27-Dec. 3. Men’s basketball senior Alex Kock earned the honor for his outstanding efforts during the week’s competitions.

Alex Kock, a physical Education and health major from Auburn, Ind. (DeKalb High School), recorded two more double-doubles during the week to help the NAIA 2nd-ranked Foresters run their winning streak to nine in a row. Against the 20th-ranked St. Francis Cougars, Kock netted 24 points and grabbed 14 boards in the 96-91 win, and in the Foresters’ 93-85 victory over Bethel, he dropped in 29 points and had 11 rebounds. Huntington will return to action on Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. when they travel to Upland to take on the Trojans of Taylor University.
 Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The University is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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