North Harrison basketball’s Lilly Hatton opened her season with a career-high 28 points in a rout of Lanesville, earning The Courier-Journal Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Award.
Last week’s other nominees were Charlestown basketball’s Bri Harvey, Brownstown football’s Gavin Bane and Silver Creek basketball’s Lauren Polston.
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. Hatton won the 2016 Courier-Journal Southern Indiana Girls Basketball Player of the Year Award after her freshman campaign.
Click here for a list of all previous Southern Indiana Athlete of the Week Award winners from the 2016-17 school year.
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