Trio of Saints Earn Weekly UMAC Honors

By KBJR News 1

Trio of Saints Earn Weekly UMAC Honors

April 15, 2014 Updated Apr 15, 2014 at 3:01 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- St. Scholastica's Micah McGuiness, Jeremy Peterson, and Jadyn Bonasera were all named Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) Athletes of the Week; the league announced on Tuesday.

McGuiness was named the UMAC Softball Pitcher of the Week after recording a career-high 10 strikeouts while giving up three hits in a 6-0 win over Bethany Lutheran.

Peterson was named the UMAC Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Week for the second week in a row. He won the discus and the hammer throw while placing second in the shot put on Saturday.

On the women's side, Bonasera set a new program record in the discus toss after winning the even with a mark of 136'5". She beat the rest of the field by nine feet at the Lee Krough Invitational.

Posted by Sarah Wheeler
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