Berry, Hannie honored as Athletes of the Week

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2004-11-08
Huntington, Ind.— The Huntington College Athletics Department announced its Athletes of the Week for the week of November 1-7, 2004. Basketball sophomore Amy Berry and men’s cross country sophomore Cody Hannie earned the honors for their outstanding efforts during the week’s competitions.

Amy Berry
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Amy Berry, a public relations major from Marion, Ind. (Oak Hill High School), had a strong performance in the Foresters’ opening tournament of the season in Davenport, Iowa. In Huntington’s 67-46 win over Robert Morris, Berry went 8 for 10 from the field and 3-4 from the line for 20 points and added six rebounds. In the Foresters’ 80-72 loss to St. Ambrose, she had 18 points, six rebounds and two blocks. Her efforts during the weekend earned her All-tournament honors. The Foresters (1-1) will host Indiana Tech in their home opener on Tuesday, November 9 at 7:00 p.m.

Cody Hannie
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Cody Hannie, an English education major from Ft. Wayne, Ind. (Snider High School), had an outstanding individual performance to help lead the Foresters to a fourth-place finish at the NAIA Region VIII Championships at Bethel College. Hannie paced the Foresters with his ninth-place finish in the 8K race with a time of 26:06. His top-12 finish earned him All-Region honors to go along with the Mid-Central Conference honors he garnered two weeks ago with his eighth-place finish in the MCC Championships.

The Huntington College Foresters compete in 14 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past seven years, Huntington has produced 49 NAIA All-American honors and 91 All-American Scholar Athlete honors.
Huntington College is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. Following a decade of growth and development, Huntington College will become Huntington University in mid-2005. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the top 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 northeast Indiana. Huntington is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) and was named one of the 50 best Christian places to work by Christianity Today magazine.
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