Below are the PlayInTheDells.com Athlete of the Week Nominees for the week of November 6 through 12. 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: November 6-12
Colby Argall, Black Hawk football: Argall finished with 2 touchdowns and an interception in the Warriors' 56-8 win over Fall River in a Division 7 Level 4 contest. Argall ran the ball 9 times for 140 yards and 2 touchdowns. Black Hawk is making its third appearance in a state final. The Warriors (13-0) face Bangor (13-0) in the D7 state championship on Thursday at 10 a.m.
Bryce Huettner, Iola-Scandinavia football: Huettner helped the Thunderbirds defeat Regis, 27-26, and advance the Division 6 state championship game, their third championship game appearance in program history. Huettner finished with 203 yards rushing on 37 carries and reached the end zone once in Iola-Scandinvia's win over Regis in a Level 4 contest. Iola-Scandinavia (11-2) plays St. Mary's Springs (13-0) in the D6 state title game on Thursday at 1 p.m.
Draven Peeples, Sun Prairie football: Peeples helped the Cardinals edge Muskego, 26-21, in a Division 1 Level 4 contest and advance to the state final for the third time in program history. Peeples finished with 104 yards and 3 touchdowns on 22 carries. Sun Prairie (13-0) plays Kimberly (13-0) in the D1 state championship on Friday at 4 p.m.
Brandon Sutton, Rice Lake football: Sutton helped the Warriors defeat Notre Dame, last year's D3 state runner-up, in a Level 4 contest, 28-7. Rice Lake is making its sixth trip to the state final, and first since 2014. Sutton finished with 26 carries for 168 yards and a touchdown in the Warriors' 28-7 win over Notre Dame. On defense, he totaled 4 tackles and added an interception. Rice Lake (10-2) faces New Berlin Eisenhower in the Division 3 state championship game on Friday at 10 a.m.
Conor Ward, Marquette boys volleyball: Ward led the Hilltoppers to the Boys Volleyball State Championship. He finished with 30 assists and 12 digs in Marquette's sweep of Kaukauna in the championship match on Saturday. The title gives them nine in program history, tying Kaukauna for most in state history.
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