Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of January 21- January 28, 2013:
Leah Prisuta – Basketball
Junior – Forward Beaver Falls, PA
Leah Prisuta has been selected as the female student-athlete of the week. Prisuta helped lead Geneva to its first conference victory of the season with a 16 point effort in a win over Bethany last Wednesday. On Saturday, Prisuta posted her first double-double of the season with 11 points and 11 rebounds in Geneva’s heartbreaking 57-56 overtime loss to Chatham.
Matt Lorello – Basketball
Senior – Forward
HS: Mohawk Bessemer, PA
Matt Lorello has been selected as the male student-athlete of the week. Lorello posted 19 points in a loss at Washington & Jefferson and then scored 25 points in Geneva’s overtime victory against Thiel on Saturday. For the week, Lorello was 16-21 (76.2%) from the field. Against W & J, Lorello pulled down a team best eight rebounds and against Thiel he had three blocks in the victory.