CLAREMONT, CA. – Senior Aseal Birir has been tabbed as the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athlete of the Week for football as announced by the league office.
Birir had a historic night for the Sagehens as he set a new singe game rushing record with 275 yards against Cal Lutheran on Saturday night. Birir also had five rushing touchdowns to go along with his record setting performance and earlier this season became the All-Time Career Rushing leader in Pomona-Pitzer football history and just the second player to eclipse 3,000 rushing yards in his career as a Sagehens.
The Sagehens will next travel to Whittier College on Saturday, October 14th at 7:00 p.m.