FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - This week's Athletes of the Week are Elijah Robinson of men's basketball and Taylor Desalsbour of women's basketball. Both athletes had big games at the NCCAA National Tournament last week.
Elijah Robinson is a Senior from Chicago, Illinois. As one of the most dominant players in the Lions lineup, Elijah has had some very impressive performances this season. In two of their previous games against College of the Ozarks and Southwestern Christian, Elijah put up a combined 30 points and 15 rebounds. These numbers helped him earn the National Tournament MVP award as he claimed his second National Championship in three years.
Taylor Delasbour is a Junior from McDonough, Georgia. In her last 3 games at the NCCAA National Tournament, Taylor averaged 15.3 points and 6 rebounds while shooting 35% from the field. In addition, Taylor was the teams top scorer in all 3 games. Her performance allowed her to be named to the National All-Tournament Team and the NCCAA All South Region team.
Congratulations to both Elijah and Taylor on being named this weeks Athletes of the Week!
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