Josh Oglesby Junior CR Washington
Josh had a great week scoring 43 points in a pair of Warrior wins including seven three-pointers as part of a 25-point effort in the win over Jefferson. The junior perimeter player is now tied for 3rd in the MVC in scoring at 16.7 ppg. He also averages 5.2 rebounds and 1.9 steals per game.
Tia Dawson Junior CR Washington
This 6’2″ junior dropped in 20 points to pace the Warriors to their 4th straight win in a 69-47 conquest of Jefferson. Tia is 7th in the MVC in scoring at 16.1 ppg. She is 2nd in the conference in both rebounding (11.6 rpg) and blocked shots (4.1 pg). She is also 11th in free throw percentage at 74.5%.
Robert Wyant Senior Linn-Mar
Robert was hot in the Linn-Mar win over Washington. This senior rolled a 257-290=547 to pace his Lions to the decisive victory. His 290 game was the 4th best game in the MVC this season and the 547 series was the 3rd best. He raised his average to 204.6 to rank 14th in the conference.
Kristina Hochrein Freshman Dbq Hempstead
This talented freshman rolled the 2nd perfect 300 game in the history of the MVC in a loss to Jefferson. Kristina opened with a 196 before the 300 game to record a 496 series, the 3rd best in the MVC this season. She raised her season average to 169.5, the 2nd best among freshmen in the league.
Cam Herting Junior Iowa City High
Cam won the 500-yard freestyle and placed 2nd in the 200-yard freestyle at the Marshalltown district meet. This talented Little Hawk distance free-styler posted the fastest qualifying time in the 500 for this Saturday’s state meet and posted the 3rd fastest time in the 200.
Justin Koethe Sophomore Iowa City West
This Trojan sophomore recorded a pair of first-period falls in dual wins over Hempstead and Waterloo West. Justin improved his conference record to 6-0. He is 24-1 with 20 pins at 152 pounds heading into district action this week. He was named 1st team All-MVC in the Mississippi Division.
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