Apr 16, 2019

Ito Named NWC Student-Athlete of the Week

A Winning Tradition

  • Two NCAA Regional Tournament Appearances (2016, 2018)
  • Five Northwest Conference Tournament Appearances (2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Six NFCA All-West Region Athletes (One first-team, three second-team, two third-team) 
  • 4 Northwest Conference Coaches of the Year
  • 1 (NFCA) Division III National Pitcher of the Week (Abbie Bergerson, 2015)
  • Two National Top-25 Rankings (2016, 2018)
  • One NAIA Regional Tournament (1994)
  • One NAIA District Championship (1994)
  • One Cascade Conference Championship (1994)
  • 1 NAIA District Coach of the Year

HILLSBORO --- George Fox's Kimi Ito has been named Northwest Conference Softball Position Student-Athlete of the Week, as announced by the conference office on Monday.

Ito, a senior centerfielder from Keizer, Oregon, led the Bruins over a six-game span between Puget Sound and Pacific Lutheran. She went 10-21 at the plate against the Loggers and Lutes for a team-best .476 batting average. She also recorded a .542 on-base percentage and a 1.000 slugging percentage to go with three home runs over the weekend. This marks her first honor as an NWC Student-Athlete of the Week on the season.

The Bruins will host Willamette on Friday, April 19, for senior day. First pitch is set at 12 pm.