Michael Riley and Danielle Pong

Michael Riley and Danielle Pong
Michael Riley and Danielle Pong

Michael Riley of the men’s basketball team and Danielle Pong from women’s swimming are the Hood College Athletes of the Week for the week ending January 13.

In a win over Lycoming, Riley went 8 of 16 from behind the arc in the game, the most 3-pointers in a contest for a Hood player since Ryan Junghans hit a school-record nine in January 2008. The junior posted his second straight double-double with 11 rebounds. Earlier in the week, he had a 10 rebounds and scored 12 points in the victory against Albright.

Pong recorded a pair of victories with wins in the 100 and 200-yard freestyle in a win over Immaculata. She won the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 57.84 and swam a time of 2:07.73 to win the 200-yard freestyle.

Complete List of Hood College Athletes of the Week