Athletes of the Week

Athletes of the Week

Jason Mills, Judah Christian senior, soccer

Recent accomplishments: Recorded two hat tricks for the Tribe last week.

Quote: "I think we have done well so far. I'm hoping for a great finish."

In a word, I am ... unique.

My favorite band is ... Brand New.

My favorite subject is ... World Views.

My favorite movie is ... "Fight Club."

Dream date ... Miley Cyrus

My favorite athlete is ... Sammy Sosa.

My favorite athletic team is ... Liverpool

People don't know that ... I freestyle rap.

My role model is ... Jesus Christ.

Honorable mention: Mat Bowen, Salt Fork golf; Jacob Bushue, Centennial soccer; Eddie Clark, Danville football; Kyle Clevenger, Urbana football; Tyler Davis, Hoopeston Area/Bismarck-Henning soccer; Tyler Hines, Rantoul football; Blake Hoveln, St. Joseph-Ogden football; Cale Huisinga, Monticello football; Marcel Maiden, Watseka football; Steve Schroeder, Monticello cross-country; Alex Smith, Mahomet-Seymour football; Dylan Sturgeon, Unity football

Emma Newman, Champaign Central junior, swimming

Recent accomplishments: Won the 50 freestyle and 100 breaststroke (meet record) at the Charger Invite as Central finished second to Lincoln-Way East.

Quote: "I'm really excited about how well I'm swimming. It's been a long time since I have swam this well."

My favorite meal is ... mac and cheese.

My favorite band is ... Dispatch.

My favorite subject is ... science.

Dream job ... Nutritionist

Dream date ... Ryan Lochte

My favorite athletic team is ... the Bears.

My guilty pleasure is ... ice cream.

The biggest phobia I have is ... clowns.

Honorable mention: Maddie Baillon, St. Thomas More tennis; Lauren Drennan, Danville swimming; Rachael Graham, St. Joseph-Ogden volleyball; Kelsey Hardimon, Monticello cross-country; Shelby Helfrich, Atwood-Hammond volleyball; McKenzie Hodges, Danville volleyball; Molly Marcum, LeRoy golf; Hannah Newman, Champaign Central swimming; Maddy Stutsman, Salt Fork volleyball; Lindsay Troike, Tuscola volleyball; Mallory Quinn, Buckley Christ Lutheran volleyball; Erin Wachtel, St. Thomas More volleyball; LaKimya Wade, Rantoul volleyball