Hartford, Conn. - The 21st Bantam of the Week of the 2019-20 sports season has been selected thanks to two strong performances on the ice over the weekend. Men's ice hockey sophomore Cole Poliziani (Burlington, Ontario) and women's ice hockey first-year Ethel Wilhelmsson(Stockholm, Sweden) have been named as the Bantams of the Week.
Each week, the Trinity athletics website will spotlight two outstanding student-athletes - one male, one female - as the Bantams of the Week. Student-athletes may be chosen based upon their efforts both on and off the field of competition from the previous week.
Poliziani had three goals, including what proved to be the game-winner, and handed out an assist in an 8-1 win at Bowdoin and scored once in Trinity’s 4-1 victory at Colby. He has nine goals, including four on power plays and three game-winners, and eight assists for 17 points this winnter.
Wilhelmsson totaled three goals and an assist to lead Trinity to a weekend sweep against Bowdoin. She had a goal in the Bantams’ 7-2 win on Friday and notched two goals and an assist on Saturday’s 6-1 victory. She scored the first two goals of the game on Saturday, and her second proved to be the game-winner. Wilhelmsson has scored seven goals, tying her for the team lead, with two assists for nine points in her rookie season.
2019-20 Bantams of the Week
2/12 ~ Nadiia Usenko (Squash) & Lukas Kaminski (Wrestling)
2/5 ~ Elle Fellows (Ice Hockey) and Colin Donovan (Basketball)
1/29 ~ Vanessa Raj (Squash) and Isaiah Bailey (Wrestling)
1/22 ~ Bria Fuller (Basketball) and Kush Kumar (Squash)
1/15 ~ Serena Ly (Swimming & Diving) and Mike Aijanen (Squash)
1/8 ~ Julia Lee (Ice Hockey) and Kyle Padmore (Basketball)
12/11 ~ Akanksha Salunkhe (Squash) and Kevin Lyskawa (Wrestling)
12/4 ~ Naia Saddler (Basketball) and Barclay Gammill (Ice Hockey)
11/27 ~ Lia Urban-Spillane (Swimming & Diving) and Tedy Loughborough (Ice Hockey)
11/20 ~ Peace Kabari (Basketball) and Tim Lautenbach (Cross Country)
11/13 ~ Jordan Vazzano (Football)
11/6 ~ Colette Scheffers (Volleyball) and Timothy Bogomolov (Cross Country)
10/30 ~ Delaney Markham (Soccer) and Daniel Negron (Football)
10/23 ~ Kendall Brown (Field Hockey) and Seamus Lambert (Football)
10/16 ~ Lily Everett (Tennis) and Tijani Harris (Football)
10/9 ~ Colleen Lux (Women's Soccer) and Max Edminster (Golf)
10/2 ~ Aly Conde (Volleyball) and Ace McAlister (Cross Country)
9/25 ~ Caroline Curtin (Field Hockey) and DeVante Reid (Football)
9/18 ~ Samantha Feenstra (Women's Cross Country) and Brian Casagrande (Football)
9/11 ~ Jordan Ragland (Field Hockey) and Ricardo Paes Leme (Men's Golf)