IndyStar 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or Matthew Glenesk at email@example.com. These athletes were chosen for the week ending Jan. 30.
CHRISTIAN STEWART, Roncalli
Stewart had a career-high 36 points on Jan. 29, against Cardinal Ritter. He is the fifth player in 47 seasons at Roncalli to score at least 36 in a game. On Saturday, Jan. 30, versus Greenwood, he had 21 points and a career-high 12 assists.
MACEE WILLIAMS, Fountain Central
Against South Vermillion on Jan. 26, Williams had 31 points, 12 rebounds, four blocks, and two steals. Against No. 9 Riverton Parke on Jan. 28, Macee had 34 points, 26 rebounds, five blocks, and three steals.
KORY POYSER, Churubusco
Poyser kicked off the sectional weekend with an 803 series in the Fort Wayne singles sectional on Jan. 30. He shot games of 257, 269, 277 for his total to earn the No. 1 seed in the stepladder finals. He was eliminated in the championship match, 205-226, to finish second. Poyser’s average is 189.
MEGAN HEFLIN, Lake Central
Heflin rolled the top series in the state in sectional play on Jan. 30. She rolled games of 269, 253, 224 for a 746 series total. This put her as the No. 1 seed by 99 pins. Although she had to wait for her turn in the stepladder finals, she didn’t cool off. She won the championship match 231-199.
CHRIS SHARP (right), Broad Ripple
Sharp is in his senior season at Broad Ripple and has compiled a 23-2 record. He won the 120 lb. class sectional title at Southport on Jan. 30, and he will advance to the regional at Perry High School.
VEEANNA EDWARDS, Park Tudor
Edwards swam in two invitational meets hosting 14 schools each on Jan. 26. She was the 50 and 100 Free Meet Champion in both meets.
LANE ROBERTSON, Twin Lakes
Robertson holds the school record in the 50 and 100 freestyle. He is a Hoosier Conference Record holder in the 50 freestyle and a three-time state finalist.
Other Nominees: Tanner Thomas, Vincennes Rivet; Colton O’Neil, Pike Central; Tristen Tonte, Warren Central; Daniel Miller, New Castle; Ryan Leslie, Noblesville; Cameron Onken, Lafayette Central Catholic; Abby Downard, Cardinal Ritter; Megan Schroeder, Seton Catholic; Alex Strueder, Fishers; Marissa Hornung, Our Lady of Providence; Sarah Yount, Guerin Catholic; AJ Black, Shenandoah; Justin Porter, Logansport;
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