Aldo Ramirez is the Pfeiffer Male Athlete of the Week. Ramirez dished out the assist on Pfeiffer’s winning goal against Lees-McRae in the Quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas Tournament on Tuesday night. The senior also lofted a perfect corner kick and was credited with the assist on Pfeiffer’s lone goal against Erskine. Ramirez connected on his penalty kick as well as Pfeiffer nearly knocked off the tournament’s #1 seed, but fell in a shootout.
Kayla Rodriguez is the Pfeiffer Female Athlete of the Week. Rodriguez was named the Conference Carolinas Tournament MVP as she helped the team advance to the NCAA Tournament by defeating Converse, King and Belmont Abbey in the conference tournament. Rodriguez tallied two assists, including the helper on Pfeiffer’s lone tally in the championship game against Belmont Abbey. Rodriguez also connected on her penalty kick in the shootout.