Vikings of the Week
Vikings of the Week are chosen throughout the school year by Lawrence University Director of Athletic Media Relations Joe Vanden Acker. The honor is given to a student-athlete for his or her outstanding play, contributions to the team, significant achievements, record-setting performance, etc. On occasion, the honor is given to an entire team.
Week of April 25-May 1, 2016
Cam Davies, Track and Field
Cam Davies turned in the fastest time in the Midwest Conference in the 3,000-meter steeplechase and is among the top 50 times in the nation following his run at the Hillsdale Gina Relays. Running against an elite field, the senior from Grosse Pointe, Mich., raced to 22nd place in 9:31.89. That is the fastest time in the conference by eight seconds and ranks 47th nationally.
Nigel Schuster, Golf
Nigel Schuster earned all-conference honors for the second consecutive season after finishing eighth at the Midwest Conference Championships. Playing at Aldeen Golf Club in Rockford, Ill., Schuster carded rounds of 75, 81 and 84 on the par-72 layout. His 54-hole score of 240 placed him in a tie for eighth. The top-10 finishers constitute the all-conference team. Schuster, a junior from Dusseldorf, Germany, led Lawrence to seventh place in the team standings.