Featuring top-performing student-athletes, including Jordan Fukumoto '14, Kara Lankey '17, Tyler Shipley '16, Una Areta '17 and Brandon Harms '15.
The cornerback/punt return specialist was selected to the Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District VIII Football. The Second Team All-NWC pick from Canby, Ore., ranked 12th among NCAA Division III players with an average of 12.4 yards per punt return.
The wide receiver from Mililani, Hawai‘i, was named to the All-Northwest Conference First Team for the second time and to the Capital One/CoSIDA Academic All-District VIII Football Team. Fukumoto led the Boxers and the NWC with an average of 18.7 yards per catch and was ranked fourth in the NWC with an average of 71.2 yards per game.
Lankey was named to the All-NWC Women’s Soccer First Team as a freshman. The dynamic forward from La Canada, Calif., led the Boxers and finished second in the NWC with 12 goals, seven assists and 31 points. She led the Boxers to a 9-8-3 overall record.
For the second straight season, Shipley represented Pacific at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships. The sophomore and Forest Grove native placed second at the NWC Championships and was named NWC Men’s Cross Country Student-Athlete of the Week an unprecedented four times.
After being pushed into the starting lineup due to injuries, the freshman outside hitter surged to earn Second Team All-NWC honors. Areta, from Kent, Wash., led the Boxers and finished fourth in the conference with an average of 3.47 kills per set.