Boys Athlete of the Week: Nick Lenhard

Boys Athlete of the Week: Nick Lenhard

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Boys Athlete of the Week: Nick Lenhard

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Name: Nick Lenhard

Age/Class: 17/senior.

School: Rush-Henrietta.

Sport/position: Lacrosse/attackman.

Family: Parents, Sonja and Todd; brother Zack, an eighth-grader who plays on the R-H junior varsity lacrosse team.

Last week: Scored 10 goals and assisted on four others during a three-game span. Rush-Henrietta (3-2) defeated Hilton and Gates Chili, then lost 11-10 in overtime to Penfield. He has scored a goal in each of Rush-Henrietta’s games through Wednesday.

“The game (April 15 versus Penfield) was the best of the season. I want to win, but that was one where I’m glad we put up a good fight.”

Academics: 95 average.

About me: Wears jersey number 24 … Third year with the R-H varsity … Stands 5-foot-7 and 175 pounds … Owner of the highest grade point average on the lacrosse team the last two years … Member of the school’s swimming team since the eighth grade. His top events are 100-yard backstroke and 200 freestyle. He has advanced to the Section V Class A Championships the last three years … Also played soccer until the 11th grade at R-H … Completed his first season of varsity volleyball this past fall … Accepted into the State University of New York at Buffalo, where he will study biomedical engineering. Favorite class is AP Physics. “I can actually apply it to what I see everyday.”

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