Willamette Athletes Named to NWC All-Sportsmanship Team

Willamette Athletes Named to NWC All-Sportsmanship Team

By Robert McKinney, Athletics Communications Director

SALEM, Ore. -- A total of 19 Willamette University athletes -- one from each sport -- have been named to the 2015-16 Northwest Conference All-Sportsmanship Team. One player from each  team in every sport sponsored by the NWC was selected by his or her coach and/or teammates to be included on the All-Sportsmanship Team.

Athletes were chosen for the All-Sportsmanship Team because they displayed good sportsmanship throughout their respective seasons. A total of 165 athletes were named to the team.

Willamette Athletes on the NWC All-Sportsmanship Team for 2015-16

Baseball
Eric Del Prado, So., 1B, El Segundo, California

Men's Basketball
Hayden Russell, Jr., Wing, Woodland, California

Women's Basketball
Alex Wert, Jr., F, Spokane, Washington

Men's Cross Country
Yonny Castillo, Sr., Hood River, Oregon

Women's Cross Country
Taylor Ostrander, Sr., Kenai, Alaska

Football
Damian Jackson, Jr., FS, Puyallup, Washington

Men's Golf
Trent Jones, Fr., Kenmore, Washington

Women's Golf
Taneesh Sra, Sr., Fremont, California

Women's Rowing
Sarah Fish, Jr., Issaquah, Washington

Men's Soccer
Alan Hernandez, So., F, Tigard, Oregon

Women's Soccer
Jaclyn Parnell, Jr., D, West Richland, Washington

Softball
Mallory Asaro, Jr., 1B, Rocklin, California

Men's Swimming
Alika Masei, Jr., Salem, Oregon

Women's Swimming
Cassie Tallman, So., Seattle, Washington

Men's Tennis
Aaron Schechter, Fr., Seattle, Washington

Women's Tennis
Alexis Gjurasic, Fr., Olympia, Washington

Men's Track and Field
Hans Lehndorff, Sr., Boulder, Colorado

Women's Track and Field
Kylea Johnson, Sr., Onalaska, Washington

Volleyball
Alexa Dowdell, Jr., MH/OPP, Mililani, Hawaii