Genny Corcoran, Women's Cross Country
Major: Childhood Education
Corcoran finished first out of 218 runners to lead Geneseo to second place out of 16 teams at the Yellowjacket Invitational, Saturday. She covered the six-kilometer course in 21:50.1 to beat the field by over nine seconds. Division I Cornell won the team championship, edging the runner-up Knights, 41-59.
2019-20 Athlete of the Week Archive
Sept. 9 - Erin Nolan, Field Hockey
INTERVIEW WITH NOLAN
Nolan scored two goals in each of the Knights' games this week to propel Geneseo to two victories. Against William Smith, Nolan broke a scoreless tie in the third quarter with back-to-back goals to put the Knights ahead. Against Skidmore, she scored two more goals, leading Geneseo to its first-ever victory over the Thoroughbreds in 10 meetings. Nolan is tied for the conference lead with four goals after stringing together consecutive multi-goal games for the first time in her career.
Sept. 2 - Domenica Piccoli, Women's Soccer
Major: Elementary and Special Education
INTERVIEW WITH PICCOLI
Piccoli scored three times for the Knights, leading them to a 2-0 mark to begin the season. At Houghton, Piccoli scored the equalizer and the go-ahead goal in a 3-1 victory. At home against Rochester, the senior forward added an important insurance goal as the Knights shutout the YellowJackets, 2-0.