July 24, 2016

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Prep Athletes of the Week for March 5

Brogan Scott

Boys basketball

Brogan Scott, Highland: Sophomore small forward scored game-high 24 points in 52-44 upset of Medina at the Copley Division I Sectional semifinals. … Made 7-of-8 free throws and grabbed five rebounds in fourth quarter. … Added 10 points in sectional finals loss to Hudson. … First-team All-Gazette as freshman. … Brother, Brennan, was team’s starting power forward. [br]

Marlee Profitt

Girls basketball

Marlee Profitt, Highland: Freshman forward scored game-winning bucket in closing seconds of thrilling 44-43 win over Brunswick in the Medina Division I District semifinals. … Score came moments after Hornets blew four-point lead over 2 seconds. … One of top bench players in Medina County. [br]

Tyler Hughes


Tyler Hughes, Brunswick: Senior 170-pounder finished second at Division I state tournament. … Went 3-1 on weekend, which included thrilling 5-4 overtime victory over St. Ignatius’ Anthony McLaughlin in semifinals. … Became first Blue Devil to advance to final since 2008. … Runner-up finish capped postseason in which he won Northeast Ohio Conference, Medina Sectional and Cleveland District. [br]

Samantha Borrelli


Samantha Borrelli, Medina: Sophomore earned All-Ohio honors for second straight season at state meet. … Finished eighth on floor exercise with score of 9.2 at Hilliard Bradley High. … Also was 29th in all-around, 29th on balance beam, and 36th on uneven parallel bars. … Posted Bees’ top scores in every event at state team meet, where Medina placed seventh.

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