Horicon sophomore Allison Tillema has been selected as the PlayInTheDells.com Athlete of the Week for the week of June 4 through 10 after a vote on WSN.
There were 2,109 votes this week; Tillema received 730 votes, and Ashley English of Sheboygan North finished second with 543.
Tillema led Horicon to its third state title in program history. She allowed just one hit and struck out five, while walking two in the 11-0 win against Thorp in the Division 4 state championship game.
In Horicon's 5-0 win against top-ranked and previously unbeaten Pacelli in a state semifinal, Tillema recorded the 12th no-hitter in state softball history. She struck out two and walked three in the 5-inning no-hitter.
Tillema was named Division 4 Player of the Year by the Wisconsin Fastptich Softball Coaches Association.
The Athlete of the Week is sponsored by PlayInTheDells.com. It highlights the players that have "made a splash" in the world of high school sports each week. If you have a nominee for Athlete of the Week please send it to Norbert Durst.
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