Geneva College

Athletics

Laura Beck and Zach Ackerman


Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of March 31 - April 7, 2014:

Women

Laura Beck - Softball

Sophomore - Firstbase

Canfield, OH / Canfield

Laura Beck has been selected as the Geneva women's athlete of the week. In the ninth at Washington & Jefferson, Christina Fuqua broke the scoreless tie with an RBI single, the second run scored on a wild pitch, and Laura Beck closed the scoring with a double, scoring Fuqua. On Saturday against Waynesburg, Beck pounded two home runs including a grand slam that highlighted a Geneva comeback (down 6-0) as the Golden Tornadoes prevailed 11-8 in the nightcap.

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Men

Zach Ackerman - Baseball

Sophomore - Pitcher/Thirdbase

Lewis Center, OH/Worthington Christian

Zach Ackerman has been selected as the Geneva men's athlete of the week. In the second game, Geneva staked Waynesburg to an early 2-0 lead but scored single runs in the fifth, sixth, and seventh innings to capture the win. Andy Santana led off the seventh with a double, advanced to third on a bunt by T.J. Lambert and scored on a single by Zach Ackerman. It was Ackerman's third hit of the game and he drove in two of the three runs.

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