Justin Atkinson named Grizzlies Athlete of the Week
December 06, 2013

Barrie, ON – November 11th, 2013 – Men’s Volleyball player Justin Atkinson has been named Georgian Grizzlies Athlete of the Week for the week ending November 10th.

The Wingham native played a key role in his team’s big 3-2 victory over the Fleming Knights on Saturday at the Georgian Athletic Centre.

The first year middle had a dominant game defensively putting up 5 blocks at important moments of the game as part of a 14 point performance. The Grizzlies men’s volleyball team has now won two straight games.

Also in consideration for this week’s award were fellow men’s volleyball teammate Lyndon Sonego who had a very impressive 28 points in the victory, men’s basketball player Justin Mitchell who was the Grizzlies leading scorer in both games this past weekend and women’s volleyball player Erin McClean who had 6 serving aces as part of her 11 point performance in a win over Fleming Saturday.

Georgian Grizzlies Athletes of the Week

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

October 28th – November 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)