Great athletes and teams are turning in top performances week in and week out. Celebrating these performances is what we do best! Check out the area’s top performances and be sure to cast your vote!
OnFocus Athlete of the Week, October 3 – October 9
- Trevor Garski / Keagan Jirschele, Mosinee Football – The duo came up big in Mosinee’s 41-14 win over Medford. Garski was 27 of 35 for 327 yards and 6 touchdown passes. Jirschele played catch with Garkski, catching 11 passes for 118 yards and a pair of touchdowns.
- Riley Pechinski, SPASH Girls Golf – Pechinski took first at the Rice Lake Girls Golf Sectionals, carding a 72 for a two stroke win. Pechinski advances to the state tournament where she is primed to contend for medalist honors.
- Andrew Van Order, Pacelli Football – The Pacelli offense has been steamrolling opponents this season, keeping the Cardinals’ kicker,Van Order, quite busy. Van Order converted all six of his extra opportunities in Pacelli’s 51-0 pasting of Loyal, and added a 37 yard field goal.
- Cooper Diedrich, Athens Football – Diedrich ran for a pair of touchdowns, threw for another, and took a punt return and kickoff returns for touchdowns as Athens destroyed Gillett, 60-14. Diedrich picked up 284 yards of total offense, and added an intereception in the win.
- Abby Ongna / Reinya Balderson, Marshfield Volleyball – Marshfield picked up a pair of wins Saturday at the WVC Meet. Ongna has 32 kills and Balderson 78 assists to pace the Tigers. By defeating Rapids 3-0 and D.C. Everest 3-0, the Tigers moved into a tie for 1st place with DCE atop the WVC Standings.
Voting ends Wednesday at 5:00 pm
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