The 2016 Year in Review

The 2016 Year in Review

 TIFFIN -- Honors were bestowed and trophies were hoisted during another remarkable year for Heidelberg Athletics.  Here is a rundown of the year's most memorable moments.  

JANUARY

9 -- Chris Moxley sets single-game steals record.  MORE

11 -- Men's soccer lands two on All-Ohio team.  MORE

19 -- Wrestling pounds rival ONU, 24-12.  MORE

FEBRUARY

1 -- Derek Hug named preseason national player of the year.  MORE

1 -- Football reorganizes coaching staff.  MORE

3 -- Women's basketball beats BW for first time in 29 tries.  MORE  

8 -- Madison Haasz named OAC Field Athlete of the Week.  MORE  

13 -- Men's basketball beats No. 23 Mount Union.  MORE

15 -- Justin Kihn named OAC Wrestler of the Week.  MORE

19 -- Cross country teams earn academic honors.  MORE  

22 -- Carli Patrick goes for 15 and 15 in tournament win.  MORE  

24 -- More than 30 student-athletes present research.  MORE  

26 -- Justin Kihn named OAC Wrestler of the Year.  MORE  

27 -- Men fifth, women sixth at OAC Indoor Track meet.  MORE

28 -- Wrestling sends four to nationals.  MORE

29 -- Kiere Bennie earns All-OAC recognition.  MORE

MARCH

1 -- Sofey Fugate named OAC Scholar Athlete of the Month.  MORE

2 -- Carli Patrick garners All-OAC accolades.  MORE

3 -- Softball lands trio on preseason watch list.  MORE

4 -- Pat Svihlik named men's soccer coach.  MORE

8 -- Eight earn Academic All-OAC honors.  MORE

12 -- Justin Kihn: All-American.  MORE

12 -- Madison Haasz:  All-American.  MORE

13 -- Clayton Wielinski belts two homers in rout.  MORE

15 -- Derek Hug and Kayla Zachrich named OAC Hitters of the Week.  MORE

18 -- No. 14 Softball leaves Florida with 9-1 record.  MORE

18 -- Tennis successful in Hilton Head.  MORE

21 -- Clayton Wielinski, Mikaela Mitsch and Paige Atterholt earn weekly OAC honors.  MORE

APRIL

7 -- Student-athletes share thanks on Twitter.  MORE

10 -- 17 more plaques handed out at second annual Siggy Awards.  MORE

11 -- Madison Haasz and Zach Felton earn Field Athlete of the Week accolades.  MORE

11 -- Brian Grime named head cross country coach.  MORE

16 -- Mikaela Mitsch becomes softball's home run queen.  MORE

17 -- Kerianne Murphy wins medalist honor at Mohawk.  MORE

18 -- Madison Haasz earns Field Athlete honor again.  MORE

19 -- Kerianne Murphy named Golfer of the Week.  MORE

30 -- Wes Fritz wins high jump at OAC Track Meet.  MORE

MAY

6 -- Six softball players earn All-OAC honors.  MORE

7 -- Softball wins the OAC Tournament for second straight year.  MORE

13 -- Incredible comeback for softball at Regionals.  MORE

16 -- Six earn All-OAC accolades for baseball.  MORE

17 -- 40 named Academic All-OAC.  MORE

18 -- Jonathan Long earns All-OAC honors for tennis.  MORE

19 -- Sofey Fugate earns fourth-consecutive All-OAC award.  MORE

24 -- Mikaela Mitsch named CoSIDA Academic All-American.  MORE

26 -- Mikaela Mitsch named to AFCA All-America team.  MORE

27 -- Madison Haasz: Three-time All-American.  MORE

28 -- Madison Haasz: Four-time All-American.  MORE

JUNE

1 -- Derek Hug named CoSIDA Academic All-American.  MORE

JULY

18 -- Back the Berg Golf Outing raises funds for H Association.  MORE

AUGUST

8 -- Jerry McDonald retires from coaching.  MORE 

10 -- New coaches prepare to make their mark.  MORE

23 -- Jeffrey Urizar trains with Guatemalan National Team.  MORE

24 -- Kelli Williams named head softball coach.  MORE

SEPTEMBER

2 -- Women's soccer starts season with six-goal outburst.  MORE

9 -- Isaac Kuntz and Rachel House win the Heidelberg home CC meet.  MORE

10 -- Pat Svihlik picks up first win as head coach.  MORE

13 -- Brock Jamison ties for first at Spiess Memorial.  MORE

17 -- Scott Donaldson's first win as head coach comes in first on-campus night game in school history.  MORE

19 -- Tyler Stoyle named OAC Player of the Week.  MORE

30 -- 31st Hall of Fame Class inducted.  MORE

OCTOBER

1 -- Football rallies for Homecoming win.  MORE

10 -- Sarah Parker named OAC Player of the Week.  MORE

11 -- Austin Crow earns spot on D3football.com Team of the Week.  MORE

15 -- Women's soccer upsets Otterbein.  MORE

17 -- Justin Hutchins named OAC Player of the Week.  MORE

24 -- Karlie DiRuzza named OAC Player of the Week.  MORE

27 -- Greg Raimondo named CoSIDA Academic All-District.  MORE

NOVEMBER

4 -- Tyler Hunter named CoSIDA Academic All-District.  MORE

7 -- Sarah Parker and Rachel Raimondo earn honors, VB heads to Regionals.  MORE

7 -- AJ Morrison named OAC Player of the Week.  MORE

9 -- Alexandra Farmer garners All-OAC accolade.  MORE

10 -- Trio earns All-OAC honors for men's soccer.  MORE

14 -- Justin Hutchins named OAC Player of the Week.  MORE

15 -- Sarah Parker and Rachel Raimondo named AVCA All-Americans.  MORE

16 -- 37 Athletes receive Academic All-OAC honors.  MORE

21 -- Austin Crow and Demetrius Magee pick up major awards as 12 football players receive All-OAC recognition.  MORE  

30 -- Alex Arellano's last-second layup lifts men's basketball.  MORE

DECEMBER

3 -- Wrestling wins the ONU Invitational.  MORE

5 -- Hayden Bates named OAC Wrestler of the Week.  MORE

6 -- Football lands four on D3football.com All-Region team.  MORE 

6 -- Karlie DiRuzza named CoSIDA Academic All-American.  MORE 

12 -- Austin Crow named AFCA All-American.  MORE

16 -- Austin Crow and Demetrius Magee named D3football.com All-Americans.  MORE

20 -- OCSA hands out awards.  MORE | MORE

22 -- Marisa Liburdi and Carli Patrick each tally double-doubles.  MORE