Genesee Community College men's basketball forward Ervin Mitchell and women's basketball forward Breana Gleaton have been named the Athletes of the Week for the week of January 13, 2014.
Mitchell helped the Genesee men's basketball team to two wins at the Community College of Rhode Island Tournament this weekend, including a win over Division I #8 Monroe College.
Mitchell scored 24 points and grabbed seven rebounds against Monroe College and scored 21 points and collected nine rebounds against Lackawanna College.
Genesee is 14-2 overall this season and the Cougars will begin conference play on Tuesday night when they host Mercyhurst North East. They will then travel to Niagara County Community College (Thursday) and Monroe Community College (Saturday) to end the week.
Gleaton played well in two games this weekend at the Community College of Rhode Island tournament for the GCC women's basketball team.
Gleaton scored a team-high 14 points and collected four rebounds against Monroe College and grabbed 10 boards and scored eight points against Lackawanna College.
Genesee will kick off Western New York Athletic Conference play this week, hosting Mercyhurst North East on Tuesday and traveling to Niagara County Community College (Thursday) and Monroe Community College (Saturday).