The Top Performers of the Week feature highlights the top athletes of each sport currently in play. Check back each week to see which athletes are standing out in Cougar sports.
Chelsea Goodman, Women's Volleyball - Junior; Mesa, Ariz.
Cougar outside hitter Chelsea Goodman posted her MWC-leading 14th and 15th double-doubles this weekend. Against New Mexico, she led the Cougars with 22 kills, averaging 5.5 per game, marking the fifth time this season she has recorded more than 20 kills in a match. She added 11 digs and three blocks. The next night, in BYU's 14th sweep of the season, Goodman again led BYU with 14 kills while adding 11 digs and four blocks.
On the season, Goodman leads the league in kills and points while ranking fifth in aces.
Cameron Jensen, Football - Senior; Bountiful, Utah
After leading BYU to a 24-3 victory over Colorado State on Saturday, BYU senior linebacker Cameron Jensen has been named the Mountain West Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
Jensen led the Cougars with nine tackles, including seven solo takedowns. He was also credited with two sacks for a combined loss of 15 yards.
Jensen sacked Caleb Hanie for a 10-yard loss, forcing CSU to punt from its own seven. His second sack of the night was a five-yard takedown on second-and-10 at the Colorado State 35 yard line.
Jensen leads the Cougars with 72 tackles on the season, including 39 solo takedowns. He has been credited with 4.5 tackles for a combined loss of 18 yards and two interceptions. The 6-foot-2, 247-pound senior has also totaled two pass break-ups and three fumble recoveries on the season.
Through nine games, Jensen and the BYU defense rank 11th nationally, allowing just 14.2 points per game.
Rachel Newren, Women's Golf - Senior; Salt Lake City, Utah
Rachel Newren was named the Mountain West Conference women's golfer for the month of October. Newren, a Salt Lake City native, has had 23 top-20 appearances throughout her career with the BYU Cougars. This season, Newren has had one first place finish and two top-20 appearances.
On the season, Newren is second in the MWC with a 72.91 stroke average.
Travis Price, Men's Swimming - Junior; Mesa, Ariz.
Against SMU Price won the 200 free (1:40.54), the 500 free (4:34.85), and was part of the first-place 200 free relay (1:23.14).
Against TCU he won the 200 free (1:40.85), 500 free (4:32.92) and was part of the first-place 200 free relay (1:23.60)
Leilani Roberts, Women's Swimming - Sophomore; Provo, Utah
In the quad-dual meet against New Mexico, New Mexico State and Northern Arizona Roberts was part of the first-place 200 medley relay (1:47.60) and 400 free relay (1:56.48).
Against TCU she won the 100 free (52.36) and 200 free (1:53.25) and the freestyle leg of the 400 medley relay (3:53.92).
Daniel Summerhays, Men's Golf - Junior; Farmington, Utah
Daniel Summerhays continues to be a powerhouse for the Cougars. Summerhays, who recently tied a NCAA record for hitting a 60 continues to lead the BYU men's team at the Pacific Invitational in Stockton, Calif. After the first round of the tournament, Summerhays was six-under-par and the tournament leader.