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Kara Mason and Roosevelt (Chicken) Whyley
Kara Mason and Roosevelt (Chicken) Whyley are this week's Holland College Hurricanes athletes of the week.
Mason, a first-year Holland College goaltender from Stellarton, N.S., backstopped the Hurricanes to a 1-1 tie Saturday with UNB. Mason made several key saves to keep her team in the game and allow them to pick up a point.
The sport and leisure management student has a 2-1-1 record this season with a shutout and a league-leading 0.75 goals-against average.
Whyley, a second-year collegiate player in his first year with the Hurricanes, led his team to a 98-65 victory on Sunday versus the Mount Allison Mounties.
The six-foot-six forward scored 25 points and added nine rebounds.
Whyley is from Nassau, Bahamas, and is studying in the sport and leisure management program.