Acro & Tumbling Athletes of the Week – Feb. 27-March 3, 2018
Awards are given by NCATA office.

Player of the Week
Ashleigh Pitts – Azusa Pacific
Pitts posted the team's second-highest individual tumbling score and was on the top-two scoring group heats with a 9.80 in compulsory toss and a 9.75 in open pyramid to help Azusa Pacific rally from 3.5 points down in its 271.720-267.410 win over Hawaii Pacific. Pitts logged a 9.775 in her solo aerial pass to spark the Cougar rally before Azusa Pacific posted a 97.47 point team event for the come-from-behind win over Hawaii Pacific.

Specialist of the Week
Melanie Mancini – Quinnipiac
Mancini helped lead the Bobcats to five heat victories, averaging a 9.71 per heat. The sophomore kicked off the Bobcats' 284.010-254.635 victory over King with a 9.80 in seven-element acro, adding a pair of 9.70 scores in synchronized pyramid and toss before a 9.80 in open toss and a 9.55 in duo tumbling.

Freshman of the Week
Kristen Godshall – Gannon
Godshall aided the Lady Knights in scoring five heats against Converse that scored above a 9.00. The top performance was a 9.80 in the Compulsory toss. Gannon secured a 269.425-264.170, remaining unbeaten while improving to 3-0 for the first time in program history.