Canisius College sophomore volleyball player Lindsay Garbacz has been named the G.R.I.F.F.S. Student-Athlete of the Week as voted on by fans at the Golden Griffins' Web site, www.GoGriffs.com for the week of Aug. 30 - Sept. 6.
Garbacz was named to the 2004 Western New York Invitational All-Tournament Team after posting 11 kills, five assists, 33 digs and a service ace in her first volleyball action in two years. Garbacz joined the Golden Griffins during preseason workouts after not playing volleyball last season. One of the school's few two-sport athletes, she is also a pitcher on the school's softball team. Garbacz received 112 of the 168 votes cast (66.67 percent). Women's soccer goalkeeper Jenna Gage received 42 votes (25.00 percent), while senior men's soccer player Shaun Griffith collected 14 votes (8.33 percent).