Lyndon Sonego named Grizzlies Athlete of the Week
January 21, 2014

Lyndon Sonego web smallMen’s Volleyball player Lyndon Sonego has been named Grizzlies Athlete of the WeekMen’s Volleyball player Lyndon Sonego has been named Grizzlies Athlete of the Week

Barrie, ON – Men’s Volleyball player Lyndon Sonego has been named Georgian Grizzlies Athlete of the Week for the week ending Jan. 19.

Sonego, a native of Barrie had back-to-back great games which helped lead the Grizzlies to two big wins over Fleming and Trent this past weekend. He led the Grizzlies in scoring in both games with 14 points in each of the contests.

The second year business entrepreneurship student is currently ranked first in points in the entire OCAA with 213 and is fifth in serving aces with 20 this season.

Georgian College will play host to the 2014 OCAA Men’s Volleyball Championships from Feb. 20 to 22, which brings together the top collegiate teams in the province including the Grizzlies.

Also in contention for this week’s award were women’s volleyball player and previous athlete of the week Hannah Campbell who had two strong games for Georgian scoring a total of 23 points and fellow men’s volleyball teammate Jason Grimm who scored 20 points in Georgian’s two wins.


Georgian Grizzlies Athletes of the Week:

January 13th-19th – Lyndon Sonego (Men’s Volleyball)

January 6th-12th – Erin McClean (Women’s Volleyball)

December 9th- 15th – Maggie Tremblay (Badminton)

December 2nd – 8th – Teq Zwarych (Men’s Basketball)

November 25th – December 1st – Katharyn Avery (Women’s Volleyball)

November 18th – 24th – Summer Bly (Women’s Basketball)

November 11th – 17th – Hannah Campbell (Women’s Volleyball)

November 4th – 10th – Justin Atkinson (Men’s Volleyball)

October 28th – 3rd – Natalie Buck (Women’s Volleyball)

October 21st – 27th – Ryan Fennell (Cross Country Running)

October 14th-20th – Colton Kalkanis (Men’s Golf)

October 7th – 13th – Ryan Fennell (Cross Country Running)

September 30th – October 6th – Chloe Wells (Women’s Golf) & Colton Kalkanis (Men’s Golf)

September 23rd-29th – Conan Valyear (Men’s Rugby)

September 16th-22nd – Colton Kalkanis (Men’s Golf)