June 26, 2016

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Prep Athletes of the Week for Jan. 15

Garrett Beck

Boys basketball

Garrett Beck, Buckeye: Junior small forward scored season-high 23 points in 47-44 overtime win against Keystone in Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division action. … Added 14 points in 49-46 PAC triumph over Brookside. … Second varsity season. … Sister Gabrielle played volleyball for school. [br]

Taylore Robinson

Girls basketball

Taylore Robinson, Wadsworth: Senior center had 14 points, six steals, four rebounds and three blocks as Grizzlies held off Revere 55-47 in Suburban League action. … Scored six field goals and canned two free throws. … Averaging 7.8 points for season. [br]

Josh Heil


Josh Heil, Brunswick: Moved up weight class to win 113-pound match as Blue Devils defeated St. Vincent-St. Mary and St. Ignatius in a non-league tri. … Outlasted SVSM’s Jimmy Ferrito 5-3 in overtime as Brunswick improved to 11-0 in duals. … Was 19-1 at 103 pounds entering weekend. [br]

Josh Butt

Boys swimming

Josh Butt, Cloverleaf: Junior broke school record in 50 freestyle as Colts came up short against Green in Suburban League 110-54. … Also won 100 free and was member of winning 200 free relay that featured Jacob Wolf, Jake Thacker and Brice Bechtel. … Runs cross country and track. [br]

Janelle Jordan

Girls swimming

Janelle Jordan, Cloverleaf: Sophomore recorded personal-best times in 50 and 100 freestyle as Colts lost to Green 136-29 in Suburban League. … Sprint specialist was among area leaders as freshman in 50 and 100 free, along with being leg on solid three relays. [br]

Nicole Ferrier


Nicole Ferrier, Brunswick: Senior finished eighth on floor exercise at Brecksville Rock-N-Roll Invitational. … Score of 8.6 placed her one spot ahead of teammate Megan Chiara in upper division at meet. … Ranked 12th in Medina County on floor in 2011-12 with score of 8.75. … Ranked 13th in county on vault last winter.

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