Athletes of the Week

Nick Guth

Mahomet-Seymour senior

Boys' golf

Recent accomplishments: He was the medalist with a 36 in a three-school meet at Lake of the Woods and tied for third at the UI Blue with a 70, leading the Bulldogs to team honors in a 20-school invitational. In the Champaign County Invitational, he shot a 73, good for second place for M-S' team champion.

Quote: "Our team is really good this year. I am a little surprised about myself."

Before a meet, I get ready by ... Calm myself down and focus

In a word, I am ... confident.

For one day, I would like to trade places with ... Tiger Woods.

My most memorable moment in athletics is ... getting a hole-in-one at Lake of the Woods two years ago.

My favorite subject is ... biology.

My favorite movie is ... "Tin Cup."

Dream job ... Veterinarian

If I were not competing, I would be ... hunting.

If I could compete at any venue, it would be ... Augusta National.

My role model is ... Lance Armstrong.

Honorable mention: Alex Berry, Judah Christian soccer; Peter Black, Centennial golf; Riley Brunson, Champaign Central golf; Jake Chesnut, Centennial football; Tyvon Davis, Rantoul football; Kameron Fitzgerald, Unity football; MykeTez Forman, Danville football; John Garrett, Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac football; Derek Hodges, Argenta-Oreana football; Nick Huisinga, Monticello golf; Jonathon Malone, Blue Ridge soccer; Michael Romshek, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley football; John Tabb, St. Thomas More soccer

Allison Hansen

Centennial freshman

Girls' tennis

Recent accomplishments: Hansen was victorious in two dual meets in singles and went 3-1 and placed fifth in Centennial's invitational, capping a 5-1 record for the week in singles.

Quote: "I thought I started out pretty well."

In a word, I am ... outgoing.

My favorite band is ... Green Day.

My most memorable moment in athletics is ... competing in the Midwest Closed two summers ago in the 12 and under and winning my first match.

My favorite movie is ... "17 Again."

My favorite athlete is ... Andy Roddick.

My hero outside of athletics is ... my mom.

If I could compete at any venue, it would be ... Dubai.

When I am president, I will ... improve the economy.

People don't know that I ... play the flute.

My guilty pleasure is ... chocolate.

Honorable mention: Charlotte Goss, Mahomet-Seymour golf; Jessica Greer, Danville First Baptist volleyball; Jennifer Hill, Urbana swimming; Taylor Jean, Fisher volleyball; Lauren Kirkpatrick, Westville volleyball; Maria Mears, Centennial tennis; Bria Olson, St. Joseph-Ogden volleyball; Ciara Pierce, Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac cross-country; Audrey Rodawig, Centennial swimming; Riley Schroeder, Iroquois West volleyball; Paige Thevenin, Chrisman volleyball; Lauren Watts, Watseka tennis; Haley Witts, Cerro Gordo volleyball

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