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Martinez Viera and Stefaniak Named Athletes of the Week

Eliel Martinez Viera (L) from Baseball and Taylor Stefaniak (R) from Softball were named Genesee Athletes of the Week for the Week of May 6
Eliel Martinez Viera (L) from Baseball and Taylor Stefaniak (R) from Softball were named Genesee Athletes of the Week for the Week of May 6

BATAVIA, NY… Centerfielder Eliel Martinez Viera from baseball and Shortstop Taylor Stefaniak from softball were named Genesee Athletes of the Week for the week of May 6.

Eliel Martinez Viera had a career game against Onondaga on Sophomore Day, hitting three home runs including a grand slam in their 17-9 victory against the Lazers. Eliel also had multi-hit efforts against SUNY Broome, and Niagara County Community College. Baseball is on the road Tuesday against Jamestown and on Thursday against Erie to finish the regular season.

Taylor Stefaniak hit very well for Genesee in their games this past week. The Batavia, NY native had two RBI’s and then had two more hits, including a home run against Niagara County Community College. Stefaniak would hit another home run against the Herkimer College Generals. She then went four for four against Cayuga and had a strong game against SUNY Broome. Softball will honor their sophomore players in their regular season home finale Saturday against Onondaga Community College.