Agholor and Berdousi Named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week|
Nov. 17, 2014
LOS ANGELES – USC football wide receiver Nelson Agholor and women’s cross country runner Katerina Berdousi were named USC Credit Union Student-Athletes of the Week for the week of Nov.10-16, on Monday, Nov. 17.
USC CREDIT UNION MEN’S STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Agholor’s clutch performance was most notable when the Trojans were driving deep into Bear territory. In the first quarter with the Trojans on the Cal 10-yard line, quarterback Cody Kessler delivered a strike to Agholor off a slant to give USC an early lead. The duo united again in the second quarter when Kessler bulleted a pass to Agholor who was slanting in on the right side for a 9-yard touchdown. Agholor has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award and the National Wide Receiver of the Week.
USC CREDIT UNION WOMEN’S STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
Berdousi finished 42nd overall out of 230 runners, which led the Trojans to finish 19th out of 34 teams. This was the programs highest finish at the Regional since placing 13th in 2008.
Also nominated for women’s student-athlete of the week honors: Jasmine Tosky (swimming and diving).
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 Charlotte Adlam, Taiu Kunimoto, Nikki Borchard, Andrew McKagan, Eike Daube, Tera Novy, Carlene Jones, Max Schwartz, Gaby Smotrys, Aubrey Kragen, and intern Katie Ryan.