Nashed & Chan Are February Student-Athletes Of The Month
March 10, 2017
Junior pitcher Josh Nashed and freshman women’s gymnast Taylor Chan are the February Spartan Foundation Student-Athletes of the Month presented by O’Connor Hospital.
Nashed started two February games for the Spartans and posted a 1.64 ERA (tied for fourth in MW as of 2/27/17) in 11 innings with zero walks. In his first start at UCLA Nashed threw 5.0 innings and allowing 6 hits, 2 earned runs and struck out five. In his second start against BYU he allowed zero earned runs in 6.0 innings. He struck out three batters in that game and the Spartans were 4-2 winners.
Chan won three consecutive floor titles with a season-best 9.875 in each performance. Chan also won a beam title during February when she recorded a 9.850 in a dual meet with Sacramento State. She went on to win Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) Freshman of the Week three times, making her a front-runner for freshman of the year.
O’Connor Hospital is proud to be the official healthcare sponsor for the San José State Spartans – O’Connor Hospital and the Spartans, together in health.