Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of April 11-16, 2011:
Julia Urbanski - Track and Field
Julia Urbanski has been selected as the female student-athlete of the week. She took home a pair of first place finishes and a pair of second place finishes in two meets at Westminster last week. On Wednesday, she won the 1500 meter race with a time of 4:49.38. She bettered that time by nearly a second on Saturday in taking first place honors once again. In the 800 meter race on Wednesday, Urbanski took second place with a finishing time of 2:19.78. She repeated her second place performance at Westminster on Saturday morning.
Dan Dillman - Track and Field
Dan Dillman has been selected as the male student-athlete of the week. In a pair of meets this week, Dillman brought home a total of three first place awards. He won two first place awards in shot put events and won once in the discus. On Wednesday at Westminster, Dillman both the shot put (14.14 meters) and the discus (39.93 meters). On his return trip to Westminster on Saturday, Dillman repeated his winning effort in the shot put with a distance of 13.44 meters.