June 30, 2016

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Prep Athletes of the Week for Oct. 15

Shane Mast


Shane Mast, Wadsworth: Junior fullback scored two touchdowns in key 42-6 Suburban League victory at Green. … First score covered 39 yards on pass from Adam Dennison. … Second was 8-yard run in fourth quarter. … Finished with 87 yards from scrimmage on nine touches. … Has 209 rushing yards on season. [br]

Jared Greissing

Boys soccer

Jared Greissing, Wadsworth: Senior forward scored goal midway through first half as Grizzlies forged 1-1 tie with state-ranked Revere in Suburban League play. … Minutemen came into game ranked No. 1 in Division II. … Has scored goal in six of last eight games. … Currently has 14 goals for season and 30 points. … All-Gazette selection as junior. [br]

Madison Less

Girls soccer

Madison Less, Highland: Sophomore goalkeeper posted back-to-back shutouts in scoreless draws with Buckeye and Copley. … Had four saves vs. Bucks and seven against Indians. … Hornets are 1-0-1 against reigning Suburban League champion Copley over last two years. … Has eight shutouts in second season as Hornets starter. [br]

Ciera Koons


Ciera Koons, Wadsworth: Senior middle hitter recorded 27 kills and 13 blocks in two matches as Grizzlies completed fourth straight undefeated Suburban League season. … Collected 14 kills, five rejections and three aces in five-game win over Revere. … Had 13 kills, eight blocks and two aces in three-game sweep of Highland. … All-Gazette as junior. … Will continue career at NCAA Division I level with Eastern Kentucky. [br]

Justin Roth

Boys golf

Justin Roth, Brunswick: Senior recorded 6-over-par 78 to lead Blue Devils (321) to fifth-place finish at Pine Hills Division I District. … Team finish was best in school history at district level. … First-team All-Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division. … Third varsity season. … Honorable mention All-Gazette as junior. [br]

Hallie Schuld

Girls golf

Hallie Schuld, Highland: Junior shot career-low 78 as Hornets placed fourth at Legends of Massillon Division I District. … Score came from No. 5 position. … Second straight season Schuld has posted career best at event. … Second varsity season. … State alternate as sophomore. [br]

Aidan Gallagher

Boys cross country

Aidan Gallagher, Buckeye: Sophomore placed fifth individually at Patriot Athletic Conference Championships. … Helped Bucks win PAC team title. … Improved on ninth-place finish at PAC Icebreaker. … Ran season-best 17:14.8 at Galion Festival. [br]

Isabelle Petek

Girls cross country

Isabelle Petek, Buckeye: Junior finished seventh individually at Patriot Athletic Conference Championships. … Led Bucks to third place in PAC team standings. … Third top-10 finish in PAC Championship meets. … Plac  ed sixth at 2012 Lorain County Community College Division II District. [br]

Maria Pace

Girls tennis

Maria Pace, Wadsworth: Senior teamed with classmate Katie Doyle to win four matches and finish fourth in doubles at Medina Division I Sectional. … Unseeded duo advanced to Oberlin College District, making pair school’s first qualifiers since 1976. … Pace played primarily second doubles as junior, finishing 5-6.

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