Optimist Athletes of the Week, Nov. 16, 2016
Posted by KSJB Sports on 11/16/2016 9:38:00 AM.
Optimist Athletes of the Week: November 16, 2016.
 
Jamestown High
 
Male Athlete of the Week
Taylor Bradley, Sophomore, Swimming
Broke 2 school records (200 Medley Relay, 100 Breaststroke)
Taylor made the finals in all 4 of her events at state: 200 Medley Relay, 100 Fly, 100 Breast, 200 Free Relay.
 
Female Athletes of the Week
Mckayla Kurtz, Junior, Volleyball
Mckayla helped the Blue Jays earn a trip to the 2016 State Volleyball Tournament with 27 kills, 1 block and 10 digs.
 
Hannah Jorgenson, Junior, Figure Skating
Hannah competed in the 25th Annual Granite City Classic in St. Cloud, MN on November 10-11. Hannah earned 5 trophies: 1st in Spins, 2nd in Artistic, 3rd in Jumps and Short Program, and 4th in Free Skate. Hannah skates at the Intermediate level.

University of Jamestown
 
Female Athlete of the Week
Dajan Treder, Junior, Women’s Wrestling Team
Hometown: Anchorage, AK 
Dajan won 7 matches to take the Winnipeg Open titles at 51kg and 55kg this past weekend. She had 5 pins and 2 technical falls in the process
Male Athlete of the Week
 
Riley Hendersonn, Sophomore, Jimmie Men’s Basketball Team
Hometown: Bismarck, North Dakota
Riley posted a career high 21 points on 7 of 15 shooting from the field and 4 of 4 at the foul line in the Jimmie win over Providence. Riley was 3 of 5 from the 3-point arc and collected 7 rebounds to go along with a blocked shot and 2 assists.


Steve Casey

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