In recent years, student-athletes have been leaders in the Renewable Energy Fee Fund. Jane Almeida of women's golf served as the REFF Committee chair last year, while REFF grants funded a 2017 affordable housing project in Portland led by Kori Groenveld and Frances Swanson of cross country and track and field.
n her first event of the Spring season Annie McCutchan shot 79-76 to top the leaderboard at the Puget Sound Spring Invitational and earn her the title of Northwest Conference Student-Athlete of the Week.
Walking the orange carpet before the show, Lewis & Clark student-athletes were honored at the 2018 Excellence in Lewis & Clark’s Year of Sports awards. Miyah Leith of women’s basketball and Gordon Barrows and Brenden Barrows of men’s tennis took the top awards.
Following wins over Corban, Northwest Christian and Victoria, the Pioneers women will have a rematch with Victoria, which defeated them last year, for the Capitol City Match Play championship. The men will compete for third place.