Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of April 28 - May 3:
Amy Pearce - Softball
Amy Pearce has been selected as this week's Female Athlete of the Week. Pearce was 9-13 (.692) for the week, including seven runs scored and seven RBI's. Pearce also clubbed a grand slam, which was her record 12th home run of the season. Pearce also broke the single season record for RBI's with 51 in 2008 and topped the career RBI mark with 111 for her career in just three years. Pearce was also named an NCCAA first-team All-American for the second consecutive season.
Joel Gatti - Baseball
Joel Gatti has been selected as this week's Male Athlete of the Week. Gatti continued his torrid offensive pace with six hits in Geneva's doubleheader split against St. Vincent. Gatti was 6-7 in the twinbill with three runs scored and a pair of RBI's. For the season, he leads the Golden Tornadoes with an impressive .456 batting average, .632 slugging percentage and .562 on-base percentage.