Franklin Springs, GA - This weeks athletes of the week are, Freshman Guillaume Watteeuw from Men's Tennis and Freshman Abby Nette from Women's Wrestling.
Guillaume Watteeuw is a Freshman on the Men's tennis team from Soignies, Belgium. Guillaume has been playing very well this year so far, and this past weekend he finished 5-1 in singles play at the Grizzly Open, hosted by Georgia Gwinnett. Some of the wins were from: Point (NCCAA), Eastern Florida (NJCAA), and Alabama State (NCAA D-I).
The Lions tennis team will be back in action this Thursday October 20th, agaisnt Mars Hill at 1 p.m.
Abby Nette is also a Freshman and an athlete on the Women's wrestling team from Destrehan High School. This year at Emmanuel's first home invitational, Abby went 3-0 and won the Emmanuel tournament at 136lbs. She beat the WCWA #8 ranked Wrestler this weekend in the dual and tournament.
The Lady Lions wrestling team will be back in action on Friday October 21st, at the Blue Chip Athletic Open and 9 a.m.
Congratulation to both athletes on being athlete of the week; keep up the good work!
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