Athletes of the Week

Week of May 8, 2017

Marshall Pautsch


Marshall Pautsch pitched seven shutout innings to lead the Kingsmen to a 6-2 victory against La Verne in the opening game of the SCIAC Postseason Tournament. CLU clinched the tournament title with a 3-2 victory over Redlands on Sunday to advance to the NCAA West Regionals for the 15th time in program history. Against the Leopards, Pautsch increased his scoreless inning streak to 19 while striking out seven and limiting the Leopards to just four hits and a .160 batting average. 

Gianna Cupo


Gianna Cupo led the Regals to a 2-1 record during the SCIAC Championships and a fifth place overall finish in the standings. After dropping the first match to Caltech, CLU turned around and defeated Chapman and Occidental to close out the season. Cupo teamed with partner Sarah Seeman to win all three of their doubles competitions while taking the top singles court decision 6-2, 6-7 (3), 10-8 in a tiebreaker against the Tigers.