Athletes Of the Week Named
This weeks athletes of the week are TCHS wrestler Tyler Anderson, Silver Knights basketball player Griffin Phillips and Paden City girls’ Basketball Player Hannah Loy.
Tyler Anderson is competing for the first time as a wrestler this year and has been consistant for Coach Chad Snider’s club all season. This past week, he picked up wins in the St. Marys quad meet to help the Silver Knights win the trophy. Anderson is also a member of the Silver Knights football squad, where he led the team in scoring this past season. The junior will be back for his third year on the track team this spring.
Griffin Phillips is a freshman basketball player who has stepped in to a starting role due to injuries. On Tuesday, January 19, he helped the Silver Knights pick up their third victory of the season with a 52-27 win over Clay Battelle. Phillips hit for a game high 19 points and had 13 rebounds plus two steals. Griffin handles the basketball well and plays excellent defense.
Hannah Loy a Freshman member of Paden City’s Girls team helped the Lady Cat’s win their second game over Hundred on January 19. Loy who is getting better as the season goes on knocked in 19 points and had 10 rebounds to go along with 4 steals and two assists.
Congratulations to these three fine athletes on their success this past week.