Athletes of the Week

Week of: 10/23/2014

Tim Wang

Tennis - Boys
Novi HS

Wang captured his second straight No. 1 singles state championship at the Division 1 finals this past weekend in Midland. The senior - who will play his college tennis at Columbia - avenged a regional loss to rival Connor Johnston of Northville, winning their latest matchup, 6-4, 7-6 (5).

Jamie Greene

Golf - Girls
Birmingham Seaholm HS

A senior for the Maples, Greene shot a two-day score of 151 at Forest Akers West this past weekend to not only win medalist honors individually, but lead Seaholm to its second straight state title. Greene shot a 72 during Saturday?s final round.

Honor Roll

Tori Basso, Lake Orion HS Golf - Girls: Basso broke 80 for the first time on the second of the Division 1 state finals last Saturday and ended up finishing 11th with a two-day score of 162.

Cordelia Chan, Cranbrook Kingswood HS Golf - Girls: Chan won the individual title at the Division 3 state tournament at Forest Akers East with a two-day total of 150 (75-75).

Grant Gotaas, Clarkston HS Soccer - Boys: The goalkeeper for the Wolves saved a penalty kick and two shots in a shootout for Clarkston in a 2-1 (SO) district-final win over Walled Lake Northern on Saturday.

Trishton Jackson, West Bloomfield HS Football: The Lakers? quarterback accounted for over 460 total yards and seven touchdowns in a win over Stoney Creek last week.

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