Weber State University Athletics has named Anthony Morales and Summer Harper as the America First Credit Union Weber State Student-Athletes of the Month for November 2013.
Morales was named Male Student-Athlete of the Month for his performance with the Wildcat football team. The Edmond, Okla., native averaged 11.3 tackles per game in the month of November to lead the Wildcat defense. He also recorded five tackles for loss and on sack and had double figures in sacks in three of the four games in November.
Morales, who served as a defensive captain for the third-straight season, finished the season third in the Big Sky in tackles at 10 per game and earned Big Sky All-Conference Third Team honors. He recorded 100 tackles in the 10 games he played and had double figures in tackles seven times. He had 11 tackles for loss and also recorded two sacks during the year. He finished his four year career as one of the top linebackers in Weber State history. He finished his career ranked fifth in school history in career tackles with 342 and is also third in assisted tackles and tenth in unassisted tackles.
Summer Harper was named the WSU Female Athlete of the Month in November after leading the WSU women’s cross country team to a conference championship. Harper, a freshman from Orem, Utah, captured the Big Sky title at the conference meet Nov. 2 and led Weber State to their third-straight conference title. She won the conference title with a time of 16:54.2 on the 5K course in Bozeman, Mont.
Harper followed that up by finishing fourth overall at the NCAA Mountain Region Meet, hosted by Weber State. She finished with a time of 20:45.5 on the 6K course and qualified for the NCAA Cross Country Championships. Harper finished 156th overall at the NCAA meet in Terre Haute, Ind.
Each month Weber State Athletics will name a male and female student-athlete of the month, presented by America First Credit Union.
2013-14 Athletes of the Month
September - Bo Bolen, Mackenzie Harrison
October - Erik Walker, Mackenzie Harrison
November - Anthony Morales, Summer Harper