Kevin Goessling Named GoBulldogs.com/Toyota Athlete of the Week

    Oct. 27, 2008



    Kevin Goessling

    Kevin Goessling has been named the gobulldogs.com Athlete of the Week for the week of October 27. Goessling, who was also named the WAC Special Teams Player of the Week connected on a school record 58-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Bulldogs to a 30-28 road win over Utah State. It is the first time Goessling has received this honor.

    Goessling, a freshman from Placentia, Calif. (Servite HS), made three field goals, all of at least 43 yards, in the fourth quarter, including the 58-yarder. The 58-yard field goal was the second longest in the nation this year and the longest to win a game. He also made all three extra point tries to finish with 12 points on the day.

    Goessling's other two field goals were 43 and 44-yarders.

    Goessling has taken over the WAC leader in field goals, averaging 1.71 per game, good for 10th in the NCAA. He has made 12 this season, two more than Louisiana Tech's Brad Oestriecher. His 58-yard fi eld goal to win the Utah State game was a Bulldog record and ranks as the second- longest in the NCAA this season.

    Other nominees:
    Selena Gill (Women's Soccer)
    Allanah Munson (Volleyball)
    Heidi Gjoen (Women's Swimming and Diving)
    Bryan Hogan (Men's Golf)
    Cambria Kissell (Equestrian)

    2008-09 Athletes of the Week:

  • Oct 20 - Melanie Gloria
  • Oct 13 - Lonyae Miller
  • Oct 6 - Rikus de Villiers
  • Sept 29 - Ryan Mathews
  • Sept 22 - Lauren Berger
  • Sept 15 - Ben Jacobs
  • Sept 10 - Erick Garcia
  • May 12 - Ryan Mathews

    2007-08 Athletes of the Week:

  • May 12 - Tinesta Rowe
  • May 5 - Morgan Melloh
  • April 28 - Laura Luethke
  • April 21 - Frank Sanders
  • April 15 - Justin Miller
  • April 7 - Melanie Gloria
  • March 31 - Alan Ahmady
  • March 24 - Sharon Ayala
  • March 11 - Tierre Wilson
  • March 6 - Hayley Munro
  • February 22 - Morgan Melloh
  • February 22 - Cambria Kissell
  • February 11 - Morgan Melloh
  • February 6 - Jaleesa Ross
  • January 28 - Sharon Ayala
  • January 8 - Erica Henry
  • January 2 - Tom Brandstater
  • December 19 - Jaleesa Ross
  • November 27 - Tom Brandstater
  • November 20 - Lexi Watson
  • November 13 - Grant Doverspike
  • November 6 - Kaity Revel
  • October 30 - Katie Nenneker
  • October 23 - Tinesta Rowe
  • October 16 - Todd Angel
  • October 8 - Ryan Mathews
  • October 1 - Nicole Gutierrez
  • Sept. 24 - Erik Garcia
  • Sept. 17 - Marissa McPhail
  • Sept. 10 - Bear Pascoe
  • Sept. 3 - Marcus Riley
  • Aug. 26 - Lauren Berger

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