Scott Bolen of the men's basketball team and women's swimming's Anne Lessard are the Hood College Athletes of the Week for November 21.
Bolen was named the MVP of the Shenandoah Body Renew Tip Off Classic and led Hood to a 3-0 week. He had his first career double-double in the championship game win with 16 points and 11 rebounds and led Hood in points, rebounds, assists and blocks in the game. Bolen ied for the game-high with 18 points in the season-opening win over Marymount (Va.). He tied his career-high in rebounds with eight against Averett before grabbing 11 against Shenandoah. Bolen leads the MAC Commonwealth in rebounding and ranks in top 10 in conference in scoring, rebounding, assists, steals, blocks, 3-point field goal percentage, 3-point field goals, free throw percentage and minutes played after one week.
Lessard had the best finish for a Blazer women's swimmer at the Diamond City Invitational in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., hosted by King's. The senior took third in the 200-yard butterfly with a a time of 2:34.86.