Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of May 7 - 12, 2012:
Ashley Davis - Softball
Ashley Davis has been selected as the female student-athlete of the week. Davis led Geneva′s offense at the NCAA Division III regional tournament in Alma, Michigan over the weekend. Despite a pair of losses, Davis was 5-7 at the plate and led the entire regional field with a batting average of .714. Davis also had three RBI in the two games including RBI base hits in the first inning of each game to put the Golden Tornadoes in the lead. Davis finished the season with 55 hits and a team best batting average of .390.
Nick Edinger - Track and Field
Nick Edinger has been selected as the male student-athlete of the week. Competing at the Allegheny College Gator Invite last week, Edinger shattered his personal best record in the 5000 meter race. Coming oh so close to the sub 15:00 minute mark, Edinger crossed the finish line in fifth place with a time of 15:00.70. His finishing time was an incredible .23 seconds faster than his personal best.