Sept. 27, 2016
BELLINGHAM, Wash. – Western Washington University student-athletes Audrey Orem (Women’s Golf) and Gabriela Pelogi (Women’s Soccer) have been named Great Northwest Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week for the period of September 19-25.
Pelogi (So., Federal Way, WA) was named the GNAC Offensive Soccer Player of the Week for the second time in her career (Oct. 19-25, 2015). Pelogi scored the game-winning goal in the seventh minute in the Vikings 5-0 shutout of No. 10 Bridgeport on Thursday, and also had an assist. She then added an assist on the game-winner in the 1-0 win at Simon Fraser on Saturday.
Orem (Sr., Bellingham, WA) led the Vikings at the season-opening Western New Mexico Fall Intercollegiate, tying for 19th place at 7-over-par 151. She finished with a low round of even-par 72 on the second day of competition and led the tournament with 30 pars. Orem earned GNAC Player of the Week honors for the fourth time in her career, also earning the award Mach 21-27, 2016 and twice during her sophomore season.