April 23, 2014

Medina
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Athletes of the Week Oct 30th 2012

Football
Greg Young, Wadsworth: Junior fullback scored two long touchdowns in Grizzlies’ 41-20 Suburban League upset of Nordonia. …
First was on 48-yard run. …
Second came via 80-yard reception from Adam Dennison. …
Finished with 138 yards from scrimmage on six touches. …
Also plays linebacker.
 
Boys soccer
Nate Libertowski, Medina: Senior forward netted game-winning penalty kick with 11:17 left in overtime to help Bees down Copley 2-1 in Brunswick Division I District semifinal. …
Assisted on Aaron Liezert’s game-deciding score as Medina won first championship since 2007. …
Fifth on Medina County scoring list with 39 points (16 goals, 7 assists).
 
Girls soccer
Lauren Rafie, Medina: Sophomore midfielder scored biggest goal of career as Bees won Brunswick Division I District title. …
Scored off feed from Alex Root with 1:38 left in overtime as Bees beat Copley 3-2. …
Medina reached regionals for first time since 2009. …
Goal was third of her career.
 
Volleyball
Megan Anderson, Brunswick: Junior setter dished out 76 assists in just nine games as Blue Devils swept their way to Midview Division I District championship. …
Regional berth is Brunswick’s first since 1983. …
Collected 33 assists and two aces against Amherst Steele in district semifinal. …
Added 26 helpers and two aces in district title win over Avon Lake. …
Second varsity season.
 
Boys cross country
Cody Bukszar, Brunswick: Senior placed 27th at Tiffin Division I Regional with time of 16:48.32. …
Helped Brunswick secure third-place team finish and berth at state meet. …
One of five returning letterwinners.
 
Girls cross country
Tara Horton, Brunswick. Junior finished 22nd for second-place Blue Devils at the Tiffin Division I Regional. …
Will be making return trip to state meet. …
Last season, helped Brunswick team win state title. …
One of five returning letterwinners.