Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of October 5-10, 2009:
Chelsea Cover - Tennis
Chelsea Cover has been selected as the Female Student-Athlete of the Week. Cover and the Golden Tornadoes have won seven consecutive matches including wins over Washington & Jefferson and Waynesburg last week. Cover was a perfect 4-0 including a pair of singles and doubles victories. The key win came on Saturday as Cover won a three-set match in #1 singles to clinch Geneva′s 5-4 victory over Waynesburg. Cover has won two straight in singles and her doubles team with Kara Zimmerman has reeled off eight straight wins.
Gerard Muschette - Football
Gerard Muschette has been selected as the Male Student-Athlete of the Week. Muschette rushed for a career high 219 yards in helping the Golden Tornadoes defeat Grove City 34-17. Averaging almost 13 yards per carry, Muschette found the end zone three times in the second half on runs of four, three and seven yards. He helped the Golden Tornadoes rally from a 14-0 second quarter deficit to score 34 of the game′s 37 points to take the victory in front of over 6600 fans at Reeves Field.