Franklin Springs, GA – This weeks Athletes of the Week are basketball players Kurt Robinson and Avery Scarbrough.
Kurt Robinson is a 6'4 Sophomore Guard from Decatur, GA. While he is a young player on the court, he is a veteran when it comes to leading. Kurt has had huge success on the court, playing an important role in the Lions' speed and aggressiveness. In their most recent games against King and Middle Georgia, Kurt put up 26 points. Kurt averages 10.4 points/game and 4.4 rebounds/game. With well over half the season to go, Kurt will continue to be a huge asset in Emmanuel's ascent to the top of the Conference Carolinas.
On the Women's side, Avery Scarbrough was named Athlete of the Week. Avery is a 6'0 sophomore from Cumming, GA. In only her second year, Avery has proved herself to be one of the strongest presences on the court. This season Avery averages 7.1 points/game and shoots an impressive 91.7% from the free throw line. In her last game against Georgia Southwestern, Avery scored put up 14 points and was a key contributor in the defense of the Lions.
Kurt and Avery continue to contribute to the success of Emmanuel and are just a couple athletes that represent the Emmanuel College Athletics Department.