Franklin Springs, GA - This weeks athletes of the week are Aleksa Lakic and Diana Tobo.
Aleksa Lakic is a freshman on the men's volleyball team from Sremska Kamenica, Serbia. Aleksa, even though he has only been a member of the team for a short time, has quickly caught on to the offensive strategy and communication cues of the team proving his leadership skills early in the season. He lead the Lions to a 1-1 start to their 2017 season with an impressive 19 kills with only 3 errors.
Up next, the men's volleyball team will compete at McKendree on January 20th at 7 p.m.
Diana Tobo is a senior on the women's swimming team from Duitama, Boyaca, Colombia. In her four year career for the Lions, she has owned 12 out of the 19 women's school records. In her final home meet lead off the 200 medley relay (29.53) 2nd, 100 back (1:02.09) 3rd, 200 back (2:12.83) 2nd, 200 IM (2:16.85) 3rd. She not only serves the team as a competitor, but also a captain on the women's team. She is a key component to the teams success.
Up next, the women's swim team will compete at Limestone College on January 21 at 1 p.m.
Congratulations to both athletes on your accomplishments and becoming this weeks Athletes of the Week!
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