Student-Athlete Awards and Recognitions

The Pacific Collegiate Swim and Dive Conference announced its’ annual list of postseason award winners earlier this month, with Fresno Pacific hauling in both Athlete of the Year honors. Iskender Baslakov earned the award on the men’s side, while Olga Tovstogan picked up the women’s award.


Fresno Pacific Track and Field athlete Brie Courseault earned PacWest Track Athlete of the Week honors after an outstanding week at the Bryan Clay Invitational. She is the fourth Sunbird in as many weeks to garner league recognition.


The PacWest Conference announced its' list of weekly awards on Monday afternoon, with Fresno Pacific's Jared Aguilar garnering Freshman of the Week honors. The Sunbirds have now gone back-to-back with the award after Garrett Cooper picked up the honors a week ago. 


The Western Water Polo Association (WWPA) announced its postseason honors for the 2019 season on Wednesday, with three different Sunbirds earning recognition from the conference. Sam Witt was named to the All-WWPA First Team, Savannah Mangrum was tabbed to the Second Team, and Amy Zaninovich made the All-Freshman Team.