High School Athlete of the Week
Each week ESPN 99.1 selects a local high school athlete that symbolizes not only great athletic ability but one that symbolizes what a true student/athlete means. Do you know a deserving student-athlete? Tell us about them!
Lucas is a senior at Roosevelt High School. He plays WR in football, basketball and is a pitcher for the RHS baseball team. He was part of the RHS football team that made the semi-finals this year and is starter on the the varsity baskeball team that is currently ranked #1 in the state. He was also named to the All-City Football team. He has a 3.2 GPA and "enjoys all his classes at Roosevelt" [audio:http://espn991.com/files/2013/01/Election-Alt-10.mp3|titles=Election Alt 10]
Nic is a senior at O'Gorman High School. He plays football, track and participates on the Weight lifting team. He was part of the O'Gorman Knights FB team that made the semi-finals this year in the playoffs. He was also named to the All-City FB team as the offensive captain. His GPA is 4.251 and is enrolled in numerous AP classes.
Madison Kuehl plays volleyball, basketball and track. She excels as a scholar and is currently in AP Classes at West Central as well. She looks to continue her basketball career at the next level and play in college.
This week's athlete is Nate Gerry. Washington High School Football Player. Senior. 6'2, 215LBS. Plays Wide Receiver and Safety. His role model is his head coach Brian Hermanson. He is going to attend University of Nebraska next year to play football.