Each week during the high school sports season the High School Sports Examiner and the Eastern Maine Sports Blog will announce a female and male athlete of the week. You can send your nominations to Marc at email@example.com.
When you send your nominations include the athlete, name of the school, stats for the week of the nomination.
2015 spring season- Week 6 – May 25th -May 30th
Roadrunner taxi female athlete of the week
Chantel Lane- Schenck- softball- the junior catcher had nine hits in a doubleheader on Memorial day against Katahdin. She went 3-4 in a 14-5 game one win, including a double. Lane went 6-7 in a 13-12 game two win, including two doubles and the walk off hit in 14-13 win. Lane went 2-3 with a double in a 3-2 win over Deer Isle-Stonington.
With the three wins during this week, the Wolverines improved to 7-7 on the season. They are 11th in the Maine Principals’ Association class D heal point standings with two games remaining in the regular season.
Lane is the fifth student/athlete from Schenck high school to be named athlete of the week. She joins Ashley Leavitt, Morgan Thompson, Justin Thompson, and Ryan Jurgiewich. Morgan Thompson and Justin Thompson are two time winners.
Karli Theberge- Hermon- softball- 3-0 record in the circle, 21 innings pitched, one earned run, 12 hits, 15 strikeouts, one BB, (one hitter VS John Bapst). She is now 10-2 with 0.73 ERA this season. With the bat, she went 5-9 with a double, triple, home run, six RBI, including game tying triple in 6th inning in 4-1 win over Foxcroft.
Hannah Brooker- Stearns- softball- had two singles and a double with four RBI in 13-1 win over PVHS.
Emma Alley- Stearns- softball- had two singles an d a double with four RBI in 13-1 win over PVHS.
Samantha Goode- Bucksport- softball- pitched a five hitter with 12 strikeouts, while also hitting two three run homers in 8-5 win over Ellsworth. Pitched a two hitter, striking out 17, also had two hits, including a double in 6-0 win over Sumner.
Michaela White- Dexter- softball- had two RBI, including the walk off hit in 6-5 win over Foxcroft.
Kendra Thurlow- Mattanawcook- softball- hit three home runs, a double, and had seven RBI in 24-8 win over Dexter.
Courtney McIntyre- Mattanawcook- softball- had four hits, including a lead off homer for the third straight game and was the winning pitcher in 24-8 win over Dexter. Pitched a two hitter with eight strikeouts in 9-0 win over Sumner.
Grace Bickford- Foxcroft- softball- had two hits, two runs scored, two RBI, and three stolen bases in 13-3 win over PCHS.
Jenna Clukey- Foxcroft – softball- pitched a three hitter, allowing three runs, plus had two hits and two RBI in 13-3 win over PCHS.