PORTLAND, Ore. — Central Washington University freshman Jesse Zalk, from Battle Ground, has been named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference/Red Lion Hotels Special Teams Player of the Week for the week of October 7-13. The five-foot-eight, 153-pound Zalk recorded 217 all-purpose yards, including 113 on three kickoff returns and 104 yards on a GNAC season-high 14 pass receptions.
In the second quarter, Zalk returned a kickoff 53 yards to set up a 34-yard field goal by CWU freshman kicker Sean McDonald, from Sammamish. Zalk later helped CWU tie the game at 24-24 on a seven-yard TD reception with 2:28 left. He then set up a game-winning 44-yard field goal with one-second left with a 26-yard catch, as CWU rallied from a 17-3 halftime deficit to win its Homecoming game 27-24.
Conference Honorable Mention Special Teams Player of the Week honors went to McDonald, who kicked his first two field goals of the season.
Media contact: Jonathan Gordon, Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Information, 509-963-1485, email@example.com
October 15, 2013
Two Central Washington University men’s basketball players, Mark McLaughlin and Joey Roppo, have bSeveral Groups Provide Aid To North Central Washington Fire Victims
At Central Washington University, our hearts go out to all those in North Central Washington impacte13 Wildcats Earn GNAC FAR Scholar-Athlete Award
Thirteen Central Washington University student-athletes have been named recipients of the Great Nor