July 1, 2016

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Prep Athletes of the Week for Aug. 20

Tommy Lear

Boys soccer

Tommy Lear, Medina: Senior forward scored goal and had assist in 2-0 season-opening win over St. Vincent-St. Mary. … Used toe-poke to score early in first half. … Goal was first of varsity career. … One of nine returning starters for team that went to regional semifinals last season. [br]

Evan Schreck

Boys golf

Evan Schreck, Medina: Junior won medalist honors at Ashland Invitational with 1-over-par 73. … Score at Ashland Golf Club was career low. … Added 75 earlier in week at Shale Creek Golf Club-hosted Walker-Jones Classic. … Honorable mention All-Gazette as sophomore. … Also plays basketball. … Brother, Mason, is tight end for University at Buffalo. [br]

Karly Alexander

Girls golf

Karly Alexander, Highland: Senior finished second with 3-over-par 75 at Magnificat Invitational. … Score on Sweetbriar Golf Club’s Legacy Course was career low and topped defending Division I state runner-up meadlist Niki Schroeder of Avon Lake. … Added 7-over 80 at Lady Bruin Invitational at Pine Hills Golf Club. … Honorable mention All-Gazette as junior. [br]

Kali Deem

Girls tennis

Kali Deem, Wadsworth: Senior won pair of non-league matches at second singles as Grizzlies started season 2-0. … Downed Medina’s Avery Major 6-2, 7-5 in team’s 4-1 victory over Bees. … Defeated Barberton’s Breanna Davidson 6-1, 6-0 in 5-0 sweep of Magics. … Finished 12-12 while playing mainly second doubles as junior. [br]

Girls soccer

Lauren Gokey, Cloverleaf: Junior midfielder netted four goals in 7-1 victory over Keystone in season opener. … Three goals were unassisted, with other off feed from Madison Horner. … Also had assist. … All-Gazette selection as junior with team-high eight goals. … Honorable mention All-Gazette in basketball.

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