April 14, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Brooke Hensley
Senior Brooke Hensley was named this week’s ODAC Player of the Week , so it should come as no surprise that she is also awarded this week’s Royals Athlete of the Week.

April 4, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Scott Brigham
Freshman Scott Brigham had no problem finding his rhythm after missing 14 matches due to a back injury and earned a spot as this week’s Royals Athlete of the Week.

March 28, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Alyssa Bane
Alyssa Bane’s intrinsic motivation is what has helped her to become this week’s Royals Athlete of the Week.

March 21, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Cara Neikirk
Pitching in snowy, 30-degree weather can be a difficult challenge, but Cara Neikirk demonstrated her ability to not just perform, but to perform well, securing her a spot as this week Royals Athlete of the Week.

March 19, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Ryan Hedrick
Ryan Hedrick was able to shine in the Sunshine State over Spring Break, securing him a spot as our Royals Athlete of the Week.

March 17, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Jordan King
Although there were a number of outstanding performances as the winter sports season gave way to the spring sports, it wasn’t too hard to choose an ODAC champion for the Royals Athlete of the Week.

March 14, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Adam Posey
Despite the recent cold temperatures, the performance by senior Adam Posey can’t be overlooked and is the reason for his selection as the Royal Athlete of the Week.

February 23, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: David Falk
While several Royals had significant achievements this week, it wasn’t too difficult to select David Falk of the men’s basketball team as the Royal Athlete of the Week.

February 18, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Quentin Moore
Junior transfer Quentin Moore is off to a good start in keeping EMU's tradition alive of maintaining a strong men's volleyball program.

February 11, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Jacob Landis
Breaking school records is not an easy task, but Jacob Landis was able to run his way to the top and break a school record, landing him a spot as Royals Athlete of the Week.

February 5, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: RJ Sims
“Break out” performances are normally used for freshmen or newcomers to describe their first significant contribution to the team’s effort.

January 15, 2014
Royals Athlete of the Week: Marla zumFelde
Marla zumFelde nets our Royals Athlete of the Week after averaging 20 points a game last week.

December 18, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Alisa Brown
Returning as a productive player after offseason ACL surgery is just one of the reasons why junior Alisa Brown has been named our Royals Athlete of the Week.

December 12, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Bianca Ygarza
Bianca Ygarza has been dominating the beginning of her senior season on the basketball court, and this week earns the Royals Athlete of the Week.

December 4, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Marcel Crump
Averaging 20.5 points a game landed men’s basketball player Marcel Crump as our Royals Athlete of the Week.

November 27, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: David Falk
From the paint to the boards, David Falk has been a dominant force for the Runnin Royals and landed our Royals Athlete of the Week.

November 21, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Hannah Chappell-Dick
To no surprise Hannah Chappell-Dick wins our Royals Athlete of the Week for her amazing performance in the regional meet this past weekend.

November 19, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Jessica Goertzen
While EMU had no contests during the week of Nov. 4-10, we still wanted to honor a student-athlete. Jessica Goertzen recently completed her senior season as a captain with the women’s volleyball team.

November 6, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Lanae Kreider
Lanae Kreider helped the women’s cross country team clinch second place at the ODAC meet this weekend, which has also landed her our Royals Athlete of the Week.

November 1, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Brendan Jeschke
Men's soccer player Brendan Jeschke has closed his career by being chosen as our Royals Athlete of the Week.

October 28, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Zach Bowles
Zach Bowles has been chosen are our Royals Athlete of the Week. After playing baseball at EMU last season, Zach enters his first year on the golf team.

October 17, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Morgan Hill
Women’s soccer player Morgan Hill has locked up our Royals Athlete of the Week. With eight assists and 12 points on the season, Morgan has served her team well so far.

October 10, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Nora Osei
Junior Nora Osei has shot her way to the top of the ODAC women’s soccer leaderboard in scoring which has also scored her our Royals Athlete of the Week.

October 2, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Camille Williams
Camille Williams scored in overtime to clinch our Royals Athlete of the Week, as she earned the field hockey team a conference victory against Washington and Lee last Wednesday.

September 27, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Ryan Gehman
Junior transfer Ryan Gehman has quickly grabbed the attention of the ODAC with two weeks of outstanding performances, and this week he has been selected as our Royals Athlete of the Week.

September 19, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: McKenna Carter
McKenna Carter has been selected as our Royals Athlete of the Week. The freshman nursing major from Waynesboro, Va., has jumped into a quick, active role for the Royals this season.

September 9, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Mark Mast
The Royals Athlete of the Week for September 2-8 is men’s soccer junior midfielder Mark Mast. He has scored the first goal in each of the team’s two wins on the season for a total of four points.

September 3, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Katie Miller
Katie Miller has been chosen as our first Royals Athlete of the Week of 2013-14. Katie is in her second year at EMU and as the libero for the Royals volleyball team. Originally from San Antonio, Texas, Katie has nestled in well with her role under Coach Jeff Tyson.

April 25, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Phillip Jordan
Senior Phillip Jordan has been chosen as our Royals Athlete of the Week. Ending his collegiate career this week as a baseball player, Phillip is leaving EMU with much more than his prodigious batting average in the books.

April 17, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Brittany McDonaldson
Brittany McDonaldson, a local golf star while at Harrisonburg High School, sunk a thrilling performance at the Stevenson University golf tournament this past weekend and landed our Royals Athlete of the Week honor.

April 10, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Dan Nafziger
For our Royals Athlete of the Week, Dan Nafziger has been chosen after a stellar performance at the Liberty University Invitational on Saturday.

April 2, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Jordan King
Jordan King has been chosen as our Royals Athlete of the Week for March 25-31. A new face to our athletic department, Jordan has wasted no time in making a name for himself on the track team.

March 27, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Daniel Stanley
Senior Daniel Stanley has thrown his way to the top of the ODAC and has been chosen as our Royals Athlete of the Week. A business administration major from Richmond, VA, Daniel is making his senior year a memorable one.

March 20, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Michael Allen
Senior Michael Allen has jumped his way onto the leader board and landed himself as the Royals Player of the Week. Excelling at the long jump, triple jump, 100 meter dash, 200 meter dash, 4x100 and 4x400, Allen is no secret to the ODAC.

March 15, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Jordan Aylor
Sophomore Jordan Aylor has been chosen as our Royals Player of the Week for March 4-10. Going 5-1 over the week, the Lady Royals were led by Aylor on the mound.

March 14, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Courtney Allman
After a stellar performance at the Beach Blast in Virginia Beach over Spring Break, Courtney Allman has "swung" our decision in choosing her as our Royals Player of the Week for Feb. 25 – Mar. 3. Three home runs in one weekend is no easy task, but Courtney, a senior from Mt. Solon, VA, made it look effortless.

February 26, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Keyla Baltimore
Junior Keyla Baltimore has been chosen for our Royals Athlete of the Week. Baltimore comes to us from Bristow, Virginia, where she was a standout for her high school. This week was a fanatical week for women’s basketball in the ODAC, and especially for the Royals.

February 19, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: John Barry
Senior John Barry has been chosen for our Royals Athlete of the Week for the week of Feb. 11-17. A native of Columbus, Ohio, Barry has made himself a home at EMU and has been a standout setter for the Royals.

February 12, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Steph Rheinheimer
Junior Steph Rheinheimer has been selected as our Royals Athlete of the Week for Feb. 4-10 as she helped the Royals scratch two more important victories in the win column this week.

February 5, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Andrew Thorne
Senior Andrew Thorne has been chosen as our Royals Athlete of the Week for the week of Jan. 28-Feb. 3. A liberal arts major, Drew has etched his name into a large piece of the puzzle for the Runnin Royals.

January 29, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Shakeerah Sykes
Sophomore Shakeerah Sykes has been chosen from the women’s basketball team for the Royals Athlete of the Week. Better known as Shaq, she has had two consecutive weeks of outstanding performances that have helped her team power through conference victories.

January 22, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: Hannah Chappell-Dick
EMU is pleased to announce Hannah Chappell-Dick as the Royals Athlete of the Week for Jan. 14-20. She is in her first year at Eastern Mennonite and has found a nice fit with the women’s cross country and track teams. Chappell-Dick is majoring in biology and working on a minor in exercise science.

January 15, 2013
Royals Athlete of the Week: R.J. Sims
Men’s basketball player R.J. Sims has been named the Royals Athlete of the Week. R.J. is a junior computer science major from Fort Washington, Maryland. He is a starter and plays the “2 guard” for Coach Kirby Dean and the Runnin Royals.