Scottsburg basketball player Paige Barrett scored 25 points – including 19 in the first half – against Jeffersonville to earn The Courier-Journal Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Award presented by Norton Sports Health.
Last week’s other nominees included Eastern Pekin basketball’s Rachel Stewart, Jeffersonville swimming’s Rachel Walker and Providence basketball’s Cheyenne Brooks.
The Metro Louisville and Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Awards are part of The Courier-Journal Sports Awards program presented by Norton Sports Health. Each week’s winners will be invited, along with a guest, to this summer’s Courier-Journal Sports Awards Ceremony. Stay tuned to courier-journal.com/SportsAwards for more details on the event, guest speaker and invitees.
Click here for a list of all previous Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Award winners from the 2016-17 school year.
For more information on how to nominate athletes and vote for Athlete of the Week, visit this FAQ.