OnFocus Honors: Fall Athletes of the Week an Impressive Bunch

The 2020 Fall sports season certainly will be remembered as a season unlike any other. Athletes persevered and had great seasons despite the challenges the pandemic caused, and it’s worth recognizing and celebrating great performances throughout central Wisconsin.

Check back with OnFocus for a special Fall Athlete of the Week Voting Contest

Our Athlete of the Week Contest saw spirited voting battles each week, and we recognize the following athletes for their weekly wins:

  • Shauna Belter, Athens Volleyball
  • Gage Neubauer, Medford Soccer
  • Kyle Brewster, Edgar Football
  • Tristan Shelvan, Amherst Football (2X)
  • Elizabeth Schmidt, Merrill Cross Country
  • WI State Cross Country Runners
  • Austin Dahlke, Edgar Football
  • Trevor Foemmel, Marshfield Football

Check back with OnFocus for a special Fall Athlete of the Week Voting Contest

OnFocus Athlete of the Week Nominees, Fall 2020

(Winners in bold)

Sept 20 – 26 

Which athlete gets your vote as the OnFocus Athleteof the Week, September 20 - 27?

  • Michael Dul, Mosinee
  • Eden Jacobson, Spencer/Columbus  
  • Shauna Belter, Athens
  • Mikayla Guldan, Stratford  
  • Chase Oehmichen / Trinity Severson, Colby 
  • Blaine Seidel, Medford

Sep 27 – Oct 3

Who gets your vote as the OnFocus Athlete of the Week: September 27 - October 3 ?

  • Hunter Wright, Auburndale Football
  • Colton Geurink, Wausau West Football
  • Quinton Tranel, Port Edwards Football
  • Gage Neubauer, Medford Soccer  
  • Drayton Lehman, Mosinee Football 

Oct 4 – 10

Who gets your vote as the OnFocus Athlete of the Week: October 4 - October 10 ?

  • Nick Leberg, Assumption Football –  
  • Kyle Brewster, Edgar Football (nominated online) – 
  • Joey Sullivan, Medford Cross Country (nominated online) – 
  • Brycen Cashin/Nicholas Schroeder, Pacelli Football –  
  • Beau Gross, Stratford Football (nominated online) –   

Oct 11 – 17

Who gets your vote as the OnFocus Athlete of the Week, October 11 - 17?

  • Ava Decker, Abbotsford Volleyball 
  • Tristan Schelvan, Amherst Football   
  • Savannah Schley, Loyal Cross Country 
  • Giorgi Schmutzer, Auburndale Softball  
  • Brent Jeske, Colby Football 

Oct 18 – 24 

Who gets your vote as the OnFocus Athlete of the Week, October 18 -October 24?

  • Savannah Schley / Avery Horvath Loyal/Greenwood Cross Country – 
  • Joey Sullivan, Medford  
  • Skyler Drinka, Neillsville 
  • Andrew Scheer, Columbus Catholic  
  • Elizabeth Schmidt, Merrill 

Oct 25 – 31 

Who gets your vote as the OnFocus Athlete of the Week, October 25 - October 31?

  • Eden Jacobson, Spencer/Columbus Football –  
  • Michael Dul, Mosinee Football –  
  • Cooper Bredlau, Greenwood Football –  
  • Brycen Cashin, Pacelli Football –  
  • WI State Boys and Girls Cross Country Runners –  

Nov 1 – 7 –

Which athlete gets your vote as the OnFocus Athlete of the Week, November 1 - November 7?

  • Sara Mayer, DCE Girls Swimming
  • Erin Bergman, Medford Girls Swimming 
  • Austin Dahlke, Edgar Football
  • Lucy Gilles / Emma Clifford / Sydney Schjoneman,  Wausau East Girls Swimming
  • Carsen Hause, Stanley-Boyd Football 

Nov 8 – 14 –

Whogets your vote as the OnFocus Athlete of the Week, November 8 - November 14?

  • Trevor Foemmel, Marshfield Football –  
  • Drayton Lehman, Mosinee Football –  
  • Matthew Szymanski, Loyal Football –  
  • Cordero Ysquierdo, Nekoosa Football –  
  • Cooper Diedrich, Athens Football –  

Nov 15 – 21 (Joint Athlete/Team Contest) –

Which athlete or team gets your vote as the Athlete / Team of the Week, November 15 -21?

  •  Edgar Football Defense – Highest Team this week
  • Nekoosa Football 
  • Stratford Football 
  • Tristan Shelvan, Amherst Football –  Won the vote overall
  • Abbotsford Football

    Fall 2020 Athlete of the Week Nominees and Background

Sept 20 – 26
Sept 27 – Oct 3
Oct 4 – 10
Oct 11 – 17
Oct 18 – 24
Oct 25 – 31
Nov 1 – 7
Nov 8 – 14
November 15 – 21

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]