November 30, 2015

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Prep Athletes of the Week for Jan. 22

Austin White

Boys basketball

Austin White, Wadsworth: Sophomore small forward scored game-high 20 points in 62-47 Suburban League win against Cloverleaf. … Hit six 3-pointers. … Added nine points, seven rebounds and four assists in 61-60 triumph at Barberton. … First varsity season. … All-Gazette football player.

Jessica Banas

Girls basketball

Jessica Banas, Buckeye: Senior center had 20 points, 12 rebounds and 11 blocks in non-league loss at Cloverleaf. … Added 11 points, 12 boards, five assists and three blocks in win over Brooklyn. … Capped week with five points and 14 rebounds in upset of Patriot Athletic Conference Stripes Division-leading Clearview. … All-Gazette soccer player.

Natalie Radice


Natalie Radice, Medina: Sophomore finished 10th in all-around at Clevidence Invitational with score of 32.55. … Earned season-high 8.35 on beam as Bees posted best team score in Medina County in a year. … Ranks among county top 10 in every event, including fifth on bars. … Competed at 2012 Painesville Riverside District as part of Medina’s qualifying squad.

Daryk Maki


Daryk Maki, Wadsworth: Senior heavyweight notched match-deciding pin as Grizzlies clinched Suburban League regular-season title with 31-22 win over Nordonia. … Flattened Brandon Rem in 22 seconds to help Wadsworth record 48th straight victory against SL opponents. … Improved record to 21-5 on season. … Also plays football.

Jake Pavlisin

Boys swimming

Jake Pavlisin, Brunswick: Senior had hand in three event wins as Brunswick downed rival Medina. … Won 100 butterfly in 1:00.56 and
100 breaststroke in 1:08.83, along with helping 400 free relay to win. … Placed at Barberton Invitational with a second in 100 free (50.36) and third in 50 free (23.95).

Mikayla Dostall

Girls swimming

Mikayla Dostall, Brunswick: Sophomore took medalist honors in 100 backstroke as Blue Devils were runner-up at Barberton Invitational. … Clocked 1:03.92 for win. … Helped 200 medley relay to third-place finish. … Won 100 backstroke and helped 200 medley relay triumph as Brunswick defeated Medina in NOC action.

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