Three Owls Receive Conference Player of the Week Honors


LA GRANDE, Ore. -  Oregon Tech cross country runners Danielle De Castro and Mark French along women's soccer player Cassidy Gosvener have been named Cascade Conference Players of the Week the conference office announced Monday.
Gosvener, a junior Forward from Vacaville, Calif., had the game tying goal and the game winning goal during overtime in OIT's 2-1 win over Corban. Additionally, she had the game-winning goal against Northwest Christian, putting the Owls at a 2-0 weekend on the road.
De Castro, a junior from Seattle, Wash., took 3rd place with a time of 17:52, the fastest time run by an Owl at the 43rd Annual Charles Bowles Willamette meet ever. The closest CCC runner behind De Castro was 28 seconds back.
French, a sophomore from Tualatin, Ore., finished 6th with a time of 24:49, recording as the second fastest time in school history as well as the first CCC runner. French finished 7.3 seconds ahead of returning all-American senior, Nic Maszk from Eastern Oregon.