Athletes of the Week announced

Athletes of the Week announced

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Athletes of the Week announced

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MASON KAUFFMAN

Stratford

Sophomore

Wrestling

Kauffman kept his perfect season alive, winning the 126-pound championship at the Division 3 Auburndale regional on Saturday, defeating Dylan Altman 20-3 in the championship match. Kauffman (43-0) followed that up with a pair of pinfall victories as the Tigers advanced to the team sectional final before falling to Coleman, 35-31.

Zach Leggon

Zach Leggon

ZACH LEGGON

Marshfield

Senior

Hockey

Leggon had a hat trick to lead the Tigers to a 4-3 victory over Altoona in a regional semifinal matchup on Tuesday. Marshfield’s captain and leading scorer, Leggon has 23 goals and 10 assists in 23 games. The Tigers take on top-seeded Eau Claire Memorial tonight.

Paiton Richardson

Paiton Richardson

PAITON RICHARDSON

Auburndale

Junior

Basketball

Richardson averaged 16.3 points per game as Auburndale (17-4) rebounded from its loss to Marathon with three victories. Richardson had 23 points in a 59-14 victory over Northland Lutheran on Thursday. She followed that up with eight points in Saturday’s 47-36 victory over Iola-Scandinavia. Richardson capped it off with 18 points and seven rebounds in a 62-38 victory over Athens on Tuesday.

Jaelynn Young

Jaelynn Young

JAELYNN YOUNG

Loyal

Senior

Basketball

Young helped Loyal clinch its first Cloverbelt Conference East Division championship on Monday, scoring 14 points in a 59-37 victory over Owen-Withee. With the win, the Greyhounds improved to 19-2 overall and a perfect 16-0 in the conference. Young also scored six points in a 70-38 win over Greenwood on Friday.

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