Ball State Keith Wenning (Football)
Keith Wenning (Qaurterback, Senior, 3.340, Business)
The only quarterback in the country to have thrown for at least 300 years in seven games this season, senior quarterback Keith Wenning turned in another strong performance in guiding the Cardinals to a 27-24 victory over Kent State last Saturday … In the game, Wenning completed 23-of-46 passes for 305 yards and four touchdowns to help the Cardinals improve to 6-1 overall, 3-0 in the Mid-American Conference and become bowl eligible for the third consecutive season … With the Cardinals trailing 24-20 and just 3:12 left in the game, Wenning engineered a five-play, 57-yard drive which was capped by a game-winning seven-yard touchdown pass to Willie Snead … Wenning also had touchdown strikes of 39 yards (2Q to Sneed), 25 yards (3Q to Jamill Smith) and two years (3Q to Jordan Williams).
Female Scholar Athlete of the Week: October 7-13
Ball State Jenna Hague (W. Golf)
Jenna Hague (Junior, 3.667, Business-Marketing)
Jenna Hague won The 2013 Preview last week to tie the MAC record for career victories by a women’s golfer. Hague finished the 36-hole event with a 3-over par total of 147 at Hawthorns Golf & Country Club, the site of next spring’s MAC Championships. She won by two strokes in a field of 94 golfers for her second victory of the fall. It was the sixth career victory in just 28 career events for Hague, who matched former Western Michigan golfer Erica Bieniek and former Kent State golfer Martina Gillen for the top spot on the MAC all-time wins list. She also led Ball State to a runner-up team finish at The Preview in a field of 16 teams, eight of which were MAC schools. For her performance, Hague was named the MAC Golfer of the Week for the seventh time in her career. Dating back to last season, she has now finished among the top 10 in six straight tournaments.