Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of January 19-25:
Rebecca VanRegenmorter - Indoor Track & Field
Rebecca VanRegenmorter has been selected as the Female Student-Athlete of the Week. She took home the first place spot in the one-mile event at the Robert Morris University Invitational on Friday. VanRegenmorter qualified for the NCCAA national meet based on her first place time of 5:40.7 in the one-mile event. Competing in her first meet of the season, VanRegenmorter has already set a standard of excellence.
Stephen Polite - Indoor Track & Field
Stephen Polite has been selected as the Male Student-Athlete of the week. In the first track and field meet of his life, Polite qualified for the NCCAA national meet after his performance in the long jump at the Robert Morris Invitational last Friday. Polite took home first place with his jump of 19 ft. 11 in. Not only was it the first meet of his life, it was only the second time he ever had attempted a long jump.