Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of September 20-25, 2010:
Adriane Blake - Volleyball
Adriane Blake has been selected as the female student-athlete of the week. Blake and her Geneva teammates kept rolling last week with a perfect 3-0 record that ran their overall mark to 13-2. The Golden Tornadoes defeated Frostburg State before taking a pair of victories on Saturday against Washington & Jefferson and Saint Vincent. Blake threw down a team best 14 kills to go along with 13 digs in Geneva′s four set win over 13-1 Frostburg State. On Saturday, Blake was dominant with hitting percentages of .343 against Washington & Jefferson and .325 against 11-2 Saint Vincent. She picked up a combined 29 kills in the doubleheader victory to lead Geneva to its fourth straight victory.
David Girardi - Football
David Girardi has been selected as the male student-athlete of the week. Girardi orchestrated a Geneva comeback that featured three touchdown passes as the Golden Tornadoes rallied from 17 points down to defeat Bethany 37-33. Girardi completed 20-31 passes for 372 and three touchdowns. Girardi connected on a pair of 40 yard touchdown passes before hitting on an 88 yarder that would eventually give Geneva its first lead of the game. The Golden Tornadoes evened their overall record at 2-2.