Below are the PlayInTheDells.com Athlete of the Week Nominees for the week of February 3 through 9. Voting is open until Thursday at 4pm, so be sure to vote for who you feel is most deserving and spread the word. Users may vote once per day.
PlayInTheDells.com Athlete of the Week Nominees: Feb. 3-9
M'Kenzey Ackley, Oneida Nation girls basketball: The Oneida Nation girls basketball team is off to a roaring start, going undefeated in its first 19 games. M'Kenzey has been a key reason why and proved that this past week. In a 53-45 win over Wausaukee, she had 23 points and five rebounds. She then had 33 points, five rebounds, and four steals in a 78-37 win over Stephenson (MI). M'Kenzey finished the week with 23 points in a 63-48 win over Niagara. Oneida is 19-0 and currently ranked sixth in Division 5.
Isabella Lenz, Prescott girls basketball: Isabella had quite the week, as she put up over 100 points combined in three wins for Prescott. First in a 57-43 win over Durand, she had 28 points and five rebounds. She ended the week with a 25 point, eight rebound performance in a 63-41 win over G-E-T. Sandwiched in between was a school record breaking performance in an 81-60 win over Somerset. Isabella made 20 of 31 shot attempts en route to a career high 51 points. She added 11 rebounds.
Tyler Hannah, Prairie du Chien wrestling: Tyler has been absolutely dominant this year in his senior season. Ranked the number one wrestler at 195 pounds in Division 2, Tyler took home an individual title at the SWC/SWAL Clash this past weekend. He went 3-0 with two pins and a tech fall helping lead Prairie du Chien to a team championship. On the year, Tyler is an undefeated 41-0.
Aiden Polzin, Clintonville boys basketball: Clintonville picked up a pair of wins this past week, including a huge North Eastern Conference victory. First in a 70-40 non-conference win over Wittenberg-Birnamwood, Aiden poured in a game high 25 points. Clintonville then squared off with undefeated and Division 3, third-ranked Wrightstown in a North Eastern Conference matchup. Aiden again had a game high with 20 points, as Clintonville handed Wrightstown its first loss with a score of 68-59.
Alex Antetokounmp, Dominican boys basketball: Alex has been incredible all year for the Division 3, fifth-ranked Dominican boys team. Last week he showed his dominance, first in a 78-42 win over Shoreland Lutheran. Alex filled the stat sheet with 17 points, seven rebounds, five assists, and two steals. He followed that up with a double-double in an 80-71 win over Kenosha St. Joseph. Alex poured in 31 points, hauled in 10 rebounds, and added five assists, two steals, and three blocks.
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