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uOttawa Male Athletes of the Week

Monday March 7, 2011

Louis Gauthier and Nemanja Baletic – men’s basketball

In their final game as Gee-Gees, fifth-year centre Louis Gauthier, Ottawa, Ont., and fifth-year forward Nemanja Baletic, Ottawa, Ont., led the way for the Gee-Gees in their OUA Final Four semi-final game versus Lakehead. Unfortunately for these two senior players, the Gee-Gees fell just short, as Lakehead would win it in the final second by a score of71-69. Following the game, head coach James Derouin praised their effort: “For those two guys to step up the way they did was just amazing to watch. I can’t say enough about their effort; the second half was their show, and I thought they played their hearts out.”

Louis finished the game with 18 points, 4 rebounds and 2 blocks,while Nemanja scored 14 points, and finished with 5 rebounds and 3 assists.