Geneva College Athletes of the week for the week of April 21 - April 27, 2014:
Laura Beck - Softball
Sophomore - Infield
Canfield, OH / Canfield
Laura Beck has been selected as the Geneva women’s athlete of the week. In the final regular season conference doubleheader against Westminster on Saturday, the clutch sophomore infielder helped the Golden Tornadoes secure a sweep of all-time rival and clinch the second seed in the PAC Tournament when she homered in the 12th-inning of the first game, batting in two teammates in the 7-2 victory. Beck enters post season play tied for number one in the PAC in home runs with six and third best in RBIs (29).
Jordan Rupert - Track & Field
Junior – Throws
Greenville, PA / Greenville
Jordan Rupert has been selected as the Geneva men’s athlete of the week. This past weekend Rupert finished second in the PAC Championships at Westminster College against a field of 24 conference competitors, throwing a distance of 52.63m. The sophomore thrower’s second place distance helped him qualify for the NCCAA Outdoor Championships in Rome, Georgia May 1st-3rd.