Floyd Central volleyball’s Mia Swearingen had 23 kills and four blocks to lead the No. 16 Highlanders over the No. 7 New Albany, earning herself The Courier-Journal Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Award presented by Norton Sports Health.
Last week’s other nominees were Charlestown football’s Bradley Laffoon, New Albany cross country’s Olivia Hawkins and Floyd Central soccer’s Gracie Fitzgerald.
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.
For more information on how to nominate athletes and vote for Athlete of the Week, visit this FAQ. Four new nominees typically will be announced each Tuesday.