(Halifax, N.S.) – Dalhousie University presents our G2 Athletes of the Week for the week ending Sunday, October 9, 2016.
Colleen Wilson, Cross Country
Fifth-year runner Colleen Wilson is this week’s G2 Female Athlete of the Week.
Wilson won her third-straight cross country race on Saturday afternoon at Point Pleasant Park.
She completed the 6km race in a time of 22:11, more than 50 seconds ahead of the next AUS competitor.
With the win, she led the Tigers to their third-straight team win.
An oceanography student, Wilson is from Ancaster, O.N.
Sven Stammberger, Basketball
Fourth-year forward Sven Stammberger is this week’s G2 Male Athlete of the Week.
Stammberger led the Tigers to a 2-1 finish in pre-season action in Ontario over the weekend.
He led the Tigers to wins over the York (89-65) and Ryerson (58-54) and the loss to McMaster (76-70), averaging 17 points and six rebounds per game.
A native of Halifax, N.S., Stammberger is a science student.
Other nominees: Corbin Boes (hockey); Jake Wing (cross country)