Red Raiders News · Athletes of the Month – June


ATHLETES OF THE MONTH – Blackburn & Huenink

At the end of each month, the head varsity coaches of teams that are competing will nominate an athlete from their respective sport to the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee(SAAC). At the next monthly meeting, the SAAC representatives will vote for one male and one female athlete of the month. The athlete of the month will be an individual who had great performances and/or success in their respective sport for that month.

      

Brooklyn Blackburn  – JR – Track and Field

Blackburn had stellar performances at the WIAA state track and field meet in early June.  In her main event, the 100m hurdles, she moved up one spot from her performance last year to take 3rd place.  She was also a member of the 4x200m relay team that took 6th place earning her a second medal for the days activities.

Lewis Huenink – JR – Track and Field 

Huenink had a busy and successful meet at the WIAA state track and field in LaCrosse, WI.  He earned 11.5 points to help score the team to a 6th place overall finish.  Individually, he place 5th in the 100 yard dash and took 3rd place in the 200m dash, setting a new school record in 21.67.  He then was on the school record 4x200m relay that took 3rd place.