SPOKANE, Wash. – Marissa Mount of women's cross country and Kale Wong of football have been selected as the Whitworth / Subway student-athletes of the month for their performances in November.
Wong (Jr. – Gig Harbor, Wash.) led the Pirates in both tackles (31) and tackles for loss (3.5) during their playoff run and final two regular season games. The junior linebacker also intercepted a pass and broke up two others.
Mount (Sr. – San Jose, Calif.) earned All-America honors during November by finishing 38th at the NCAA Division III National Championships. She also earned an Elite 90 award, which are given to the student-athlete with the best GPA at each NCAA championship site, and All-Region honors during November.
The other Pirates selected as student-athletes of the month in their sports are:
Women's Basketball: Megan Dorney
Men's Basketball: Ben College
Women's Swimming: Isabella Hackney
Men's Swimming: Finn McClone