Miguel Avina, Whittier, Football Offensive Athlete of the Week

Miguel Avina, Whittier, Football Offensive Athlete of the Week

Miguel Avina led Whittier to a 38-26 victory over Luther in the 2019 season-opener - the Poets’ first home victory since the 2014 season. Avina was 16-for-22 through the air (72.7%) for 178 yards and three touchdowns. In addition to his 8.1 yards/attempt average and long of 51 yards, Avina also rushed the ball 16 times for 60 yards (3.8 yards per carry) and scored twice with a long run of 13 yards.