Feb. 7, 2005
ATLANTA – Softball slugger Christine Sheridan and tennis newcomer Sukhwa Young were named the Wendy’s Georgia Tech Student-Athletes of the Week for Monday, February 7, 2005.
Sheridan, a junior from Pacadena, Md., led No. 21 Georgia Tech to a sweep over Chattanooga. She went 4-for-6 on the day with two home runs and a double, driving in four runs. Her two home runs in the second game was the 12th time in school history someone registered a multi-homer game. The junior transfer is currently batting .667 with a 1.833 slugging percentage and a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage.
Young, a freshman from Wesley Chapel, Fla., won four matches for the Yellow Jackets on Sunday, helping the men’s tennis team to wins over Wofford and Georgia Southern. In the first match, he paired with Zachary Rath at No. 1 doubles to win, 9-8 (11) and then won in straight sets at No. 3 singles, 6-0, 7-6 (9). Later in the afternoon, he won at No. 3 doubles with Jordan Delass and followed that with a 7-5, 6-4 win at No. 3 singles. Since joining the team in January, Young is a perfect 6-0 in singles matches.
2004-05 Athletes of the WeekAug. 30 Jayme Gergen (Volleyball)Sept. 7 P.J. Daniels (Football) and Lynnette Moster (Volleyball)Sept. 13 Calvin Johnson (Football) and Ann Armsby (Cross Country)Sept. 20 Kristi Miller (Tennis) and Lynnette Moster (Volleyball)Sept. 27 Lynnette Moster (Volleyball) and Jose Luis Muguruza (Tennis)Oct. 4 Roberto Castro (Golf) and Lindsey Laband (Volleyball)Oct. 11 GT Defense (Football), Kristi Miller (Tennis) and Jayme Gergen (Volleyball)Oct. 18 Lynnette Moster (Volleyball), Chris Reis (Football) and Nicholas Thompson (Golf)Oct. 25 Lauren Sauer (Volleyball), Jose Luis Muguruza (Tennis) and Kristi Miller (Tennis)Nov. 1 Kelly Anderson (Tennis), Marko Rajevac (Tennis) and Evan Stowers (Diving)Nov. 8 Kacie Anson (Tennis) and Andy Tidwell-Neal (Football)Nov. 15 Djay Jones (Football) and Lindsey Laband (Volleyball)Nov. 22 Jill Ingram (Basketball), Sam Morgan (Swimming) and Vesna Stojanovska (Swimming)Nov. 29 Stephanie Higgs (Basketball) and Nicholas Thompson (Golf)Dec. 6 Jarrett Jack (Basketball), Chioma Nnamaka (Basketball) and Lauren Sauer (Volleyball)Dec. 13 Marisa Aston (Volleyball) and Luke Schenscher (Football)Jan. 3 Reggie Ball (Football), Jarrett Jack (Basketball) and Jessica Williams (Basketball)Jan. 10 Anthony Morrow (Basketball) and Chioma Nnamaka (Basketball)Jan. 17 Chaunte Howard (Track), Jose Luis Muguruza (Tennis) and Zeb Sion (Track)Jan. 24 Jason Howard (Swimming), Jill Ingram (Basketball) and Vesna Stojanovska (Swimming)Jan. 31 Ryan Bishop (Swimmng), Brandy Depland (Track) and Kristi Miller (Tennis)Feb. 7 Christine Sheridan (Softball) and Sukhwa Young (Tennis)