Below are the PlayInTheDells.com Athlete of the Week Nominees for the week of February 4 through 10. 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. 4-10
Anna Lutz, Marshall girls basketball: Anna has been an integral piece of the puzzle as the Division 3 defending state champion Marshall girls basketball team rolls this season. She helped the D3 second-ranked team to three victories this past week. She first had 10 points in a 60-24 win over Wisconsin Heights. She followed that up with 25 points as Marshall handled Belleville 97-59. Then in a tough matchup with D2 tenth-ranked Monroe, Anna had 22 points in the 64-51 victory.
Syd Schultz, Mayville girls basketball: Syd has been a double-double machine this season as she is averaging 14 points and 16 rebounds for Mayville. Last week in a 58-49 win over North Fond du Lac, she had 12 points and 19 rebounds. She followed that up with 20 points and 17 rebounds in a 68-28 win over Omro. Schultz, a Portland State recruit, became the school's all-time leading scorer in the victory over Omro. Syd is currently 10 rebounds away from collecting 1,000 in her prep career.
Nate Frucht, Madison Edgewood boys swimming: Nate was a part of three victories for the Edgewood swimming team which took home a sectional win by scoring 375 points. Individually, Nate won the 200 meter freestyle with a time of 1 minute 45.68 seconds. He was also a part of the 200 meter freestyle relay and 400 meter freestyle relay winning teams.
Luke Spink, Mosinee boys basketball: Luke had a big week as Mosinee clinched the Great Northern Conference championship with two wins. First in a 70-37 win over Tomahawk, he had 13 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, and 4 steals. Luke then continued to fill up the stat sheet as he had 32 points, 10 assists, and 5 rebounds in a 102-84 win over Antigo.
Henry Noone, Lourdes Academy boys basketball: Henry has been an excellent shooter for Lourdes Academy in his four-year career. This past week he was exceptional from beyond the arc in three victories. In an 81-66 win over Saint Mary's Springs, Henry shot 8 of 10 from three en route to 28 points. He then had 26 points, making 6 of 8 three-pointers, in an 89-44 victory over Central Wisconsin Christian. Henry became Lourdes' all-time leading scorer in the win with 1,304 points. Lastly, Henry shot 6 of 14 from three-point land, scoring 27 points, in a 77-70 win over Destiny. Henry shot 20-32 (63%) from beyond the arc over the three-game span.
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