New Richmond junior Lanie Veenendall has been selected as the SportsEngine.com Athlete of the Week after a vote on WSN.
There were 2,784 total votes this week. Lanie topped all vote getters with 1,182 votes. Cumberland's Maddux Allen came in second with 927 votes.
Lanie came out on top last week at the Division 1 Tomah sectional at Hiawatha Golf Course. She finished with a round of 78, advancing her to the state tournament as a wild card with New Richmond not advancing as a team.
At the state tournament earlier this week, Lanie finished tied for 17th overall in Division 1.
The Athlete of the Week is sponsored by SportsEngine. It highlights the players that exude excellence in the world of high school sports each week. If you have a nominee for Athlete of the Week please send it to Colton Wilson.
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