De Grasse, Claes and Hughes Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week|
May 5, 2015
LOS ANGELES -- Men's track and field junior Andre De Grasse and women's sand volleyball pair Kelly Claes and Sara Hughes were named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of April 28-May 3, on Tuesday, May 5.
USC CREDIT UNION MEN'S STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
The claim the win for the Trojans, the junior ran the third leg in the men's 4x400m relay event. Troy won the relay with a time of 3:09.89 to claim five points for USC and ultimately defeat the Bruins 82-81. USC is next scheduled to compete at the Pac-12 Multi-Events Championships in Westwood, Calif. on May 9-10.
Also nominated for men's student-athlete of the week honors: AJ Ramirez (baseball).
USC CREDIT UNION WOMEN'S STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Also nominated for women's student-athlete of the week honors: Michaela Michael (lacrosse).
The USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week are voted on by the student assistants and Sports Information Directors of the USC Sports Information Office. Nominations are compiled and distributed for voting by Alec Koondel. Student assistant voters include Rachel Dobrin, Robby Kolanz, Dru Chavez, Colette Garcia, Andrew McKagan, Tera Novy, Max Schwartz and intern Katie Ryan.