Franklin Springs, GA - This weeks Athletes of the Week are Elise Coberly and Cody Chaney.
Elise Coberly is a senior from Comer, GA on the women's basketball team. Elise has played for Emmanuel for four year now and is on course to getting over 1000 points in her time at Emmanuel. Elise is an outstanding player averaging 14 points a game and 8.4 rebounds a game. In her last game against Pfeiffer University, Elise had a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds helping the Lady Lions defeat another conference team.
Up next for the Lady's Basketball team will be Belmont Abbey on January 3rd at 2:00 p.m.
Cody Chaney is a senior from Tampa, FL on the men's wrestling team. Cody is an amazing wrestler defeating many nationally ranked wrestlers. This past weekend Cody showed just how good of a wrestler he is at the 184 wrestling class. Cody placed 2nd at the 38th annual Midwest Classic in Indianapolis. Codys weight class had the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 6th, 8th, 9th, and 10th ranked division 2 wrestlers in the country. Cody defeated the number 1 ranked wrestler in the semi finals before losing a 2 point match in the finals.
Up next for the Lions Wrestling team will be at King on January 5th at 7:00 p.m.
For more information on the Lions, please visit www.goeclions.com