Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of September 5-10, 2011:
Kristland McCracken - Volleyball
Kristland McCracken has been selected as the female student-athlete of the week. McCracken and her volleyball teammates opened PAC play this week by going a perfect 3-0 with victories over W & J, Grove City and Waynesburg. McCracken threw down 13 kills in Geneva′s first ever PAC victory against Washington & Jefferson before a career best 21 kill match in Geneva′s win over Grove City. She finished the week with seven kills in a sweep over Waynesburg, despite only playing in the first two games of the match.
Nick Edinger - Cross Country
Nick Edinger has been selected as the male student-athlete of the week. Edinger posted a second place overall finish at the Waynesburg University Invitational 8K on Saturday. Edinger crossed the line with a time of 27:25 to finish in second place in a field of 96 runners. Edinger helped pace the Golden Tornadoes to a third place team finish just a few points behind Grove City for the second spot.