The Indianapolis Star is recognizing its seven high school American Family Insurance All-USA Indiana athletes of the week. For more information about our Indiana Sports Awards, contact Jennifer Brugh at email@example.com or Matthew Glenesk at firstname.lastname@example.org. These athletes were chosen for the week ending Jan. 9.
HUDSON KAY, Goshen
Kay is Goshen’s school record holder in both 6-foot and 11-foot dives and he set a pool record at Wawasee on Jan. 9. He is a returning All-State diver.
MIKAYLA KARASEK, Elkhart Central
Karasek has displayed senior leadership this season, setting two pool diving records with a high score of 186.50.
KC EARLS, Moorseville
Earls had four rebounds, three assists, two steals and scored 32 points in Mooresville’s 93-49 win over Indianapolis Lighthouse on Jan. 6. In a 54-48 loss to Franklin on Jan. 9, Earls had 27 points, four rebounds, two assists and one steal.
OLIVIA LOVE, Goshen
Love helped advance her team to 13-3 and 3-1 in the Northern Lakes Conference during the week. On Dec. 9, she led her team to a 49-23 victory over Concord with 10 points and 13 rebounds.
STEVEN MOORE, Southport
Moore went 4-0 this weekend to win the Old Capital Classic at Coryden High School. He is 30-3 on the season.
KURTIS TEWELL, Tri High School
Tewell rolled the top 2-game series in the state last week, 545. Not only was it the top series last week, it was the high for the year. He also had the second highest game of the week with a 279 and added a 266 for good measure. The big score raised his average to 209.
BRIANA MARQUIS, Eastside
Marquis has been one of the top bowlers in the state all year. Last week she had the top series in the state with a 461 series. She had the third highest game with 244. The series raised her average to 209, the highest in the state.
Other nominees: Cami Krieg, Harrison; Clara Schultz, Harrison; Darian Stone, Taylor; Juston Betz, Providence; Cassidy Hardin, Center Grove; Marcus Burk, Franklin Central; Ryan Coble, Greencastle; Claire Rauck, Providence; Burk VanHorn, Franklin Community; JonRoss Richardson, Lapel; Seth Hobson, Salem; John Kiser, Noblesville; Ra Kpedi, Lawrence North;
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