April 16, 2014

Medina
Partly cloudy
35°F

Prep Athletes of the Week for Feb. 26

Zach Parker

Boys basketball Zach Parker, Brunswick: Junior small forward scored game-high 19 points in 69-64 Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division upset of state-ranked Mentor. … Hit 7-of-12 field goals, including 5-of-9 3-pointers. … Second season as starter. … All-Gazette punter for football team. Girls basketball AnnMarie Kircher, Senior small forward scored team-high 18 points in 83-70 Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Feb. 19

Brennan Scott

Boys Basketball Brennan Scott, Highland: Senior power forward had 11 points and 10 rebounds in 40-32 win over rival Wadsworth in Suburban League action. … Made four straight free throws in final minute to seal victory. … Second varsity season. … Younger brother Brogan is team’s leading scorer. Girls Basketball Sarah Kinch, Medina: Senior power Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Feb. 12

Taylor Armagost

Boys basketball Taylor Armagost, Brunswick: Senior center scored layup as time expired to give Blue Devils 44-42 upset victory over Shaker Heights in Northeast Ohio Conference Valley Division play. … Added 12 points in NOC Valley Division triumph over Garfield Heights. … Second varsity season. Girls basketball Savanna Slone, Black River: Senior point guard nailed Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Feb. 5

Jeff Miller

Boys basketball Jeff Miller, Buckeye: Junior center scored career-high 27 points in important Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division victory at Wellington. … Improved previous best by 11 points. … Added 11 rebounds. … Second varsity season. … Father, Jeff, and uncle, Bob, also played for school. Girls basketball Anna Rose Wiencek, Highland: Junior power forward Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Jan. 29

Kyle Wheeler

Boys basketball Kyle Wheeler, Brunswick: Senior point guard scored game-high 25 points in 57-48 win over Firestone at Dunk4Diabetes Shootout. … Added 10 rebounds in game at Walsh University. … Scored 18 points in Northeast Ohio Conference cross-division win against Stow. … First-team All-Gazette as junior. … Three-year starter. Girls basketball Brianna Moss, Brunswick: Senior Read More…

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. Girls basketball Jessica Banas, Buckeye: Senior center had 20 points, Read More…

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. Girls basketball Taylore Robinson, Wadsworth: Senior center had 14 Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Jan. 8

Kyle Prunty

Boys basketball Kyle Prunty, Wadsworth: Junior center scored 33 points and grabbed 20 rebounds in 78-72 overtime win against Highland. … Scored 13 combined points in fourth quarter and overtime. … Averaging 13.3 points on season. … Lettered as sophomore. Girls basketball Bri Moss, Brunswick: Senior small forward scored 17 points in 42-38 Northeast Ohio Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Jan. 1

Billy Geschke

Boys basketball Billy Geschke, Medina: Senior small forward named MVP of Hudson Holiday Tournament. … Scored 26 points in championship against Hudson. … Opened event with 25 points in win over Kenston. … Leads Medina County and Northeast Ohio Conference with 20.1 scoring average. … Third varsity season.         Girls basketball Gabrielle Read More…

Prep Athletes of the Week for Dec. 25

Matt Cox

Boys basketball Matt Cox, Buckeye: Senior power forward scored 16 points in Patriot Athletic Conference Stars Division victory over Wellington. … Scored all points in second half. … Added team-high 14 points in triumph against Smithville at WQKT/Steve Smith Classic. … Second varsity season.           Girls basketball Lauren Gokey, Cloverleaf: Sophomore Read More…