This week’s athletes of the week are senior guard Josh Dugas and junior forward Tyler Gendron of men’s basketball. These two combined to lead RPI to two consecutive wins to finish their regular season.
In Friday’s game at Vassar College, Dugas hit four of six 3-pointers he attempted and finished with a team-high 17 points to lead the Engineers past the Vassar Brewers. This season, Dugas averaged 12.6 points per game and shot an impressive 38 percent from behind the arc.
In Sunday’s game against Bard College, Gendron scored a team-high 23 points in Rensselaer’s 60-41 win over the Bard Raptors. Gendron recorded more than 20 points three times this season and averaged 11.1 points and four rebounds per game.