Standout Saints Spring 2018
Leave No Doubt
Luke Zajac ’19 (Edgewood, Ky./Dixie Heights), junior football student-athlete, was named to the Academic All-District II Team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). He played in all 10 games and had 136 rushes for 801 yards and eight touchdowns, while also pulling in 10 catches for 103 yards and had eight passing yards. Zajac was an honorable mention All-PAC selection.
Court is in Season
Abby Owings ’18 (Independence, Ky./Simon Kenton) is one of 10 national finalists for the Jostens Trophy which is awarded to an outstanding NCAA Division III men’s and women’s basketball player who excels on the floor, in the classroom and in the community. Owings was named First Team All PAC as she helped the Saints win their 12th-straight PAC regular season title and 11th-straight PAC tournament title.
Damion King ’19 (Winchester, Ky./George Rogers Clark) collected PAC Player of the Year honors becoming the second Saints men’s basketball player to do so since entering the Conference in 2005. King is a two-time All-PAC First Team selection and scored his 1,000th career point Feb. 10 in a 65-50 victory over Waynesburg University.
Going for the Goal
Abby Stadtmiller ’18 (Alexandria, Ky. / Bishop Brossart) was honored by the United Soccer Coaches Association, receiving First-Team 2017 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division III Women’s All-Great Lakes Region. Stadtmiller helped lead the Saints to a PAC Championship this season and to the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
Hustle, Hit, Never Quit
Jenna Fessler ’19 (Fort Mitchell, Ky./Beechwood) carries a 3.95 grade point average in athletic training. While maintaining that fantastic GPA, she was named first team All-Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) and honorable mention All-North Region by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). Fessler finished with a PAC-best 9.80 assists per set average this season. She ranks second in the league with 1,009 total assists while also totaling 291 digs (2.83/s), 95 kills, 37 service aces, and 19 blocks.
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