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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
Downeast Limousine male athlete of the week
Hunter Smith- Foxcroft- track and field- at PVC meet won all four of his events- high jump (6’0″), long jump (20’7″), 100m hurdles (16:27), 300m hurdles (40:88). Three events were his personal best. Smith also won the most outstanding male performer of the meet award.
It is the third athlete of the week honor for Smith. He has won once in each season for this school year. The junior earned the honor in September for his effort on the football field, he captured athlete of the week in January when he had an excellent week on the basketball court.
Smith joins Ryan Rebar, Donnie Boyer, and Peter Boyer as three time winners from Foxcroft Academy. Brianna Skolfield, Mackenzie Coiley, Junia Annis, and Tino Ayala are two time winners, while Cameron Fadley, Jesse Provost, and Kaleb Smith each were named athlete of the week winner once while student/athletes at Foxcroft Academy.
Gage Feeney- Washington Academy- baseball had two hits and three RBI in 14-4 win over Lee Academy. Pitched three innings, allowing no hits, no walks, no runs, while striking out eight in 12-2 win over Narraguagus. Pitched a four hitter, with two runs (one earned), one walk, and 16 strikeouts in complete game effort, plus had a single and one RBI in 8-2 win over Orono.
Ryan Jurgiewich- Schenck- baseball- struck out 17 with no walks and no earned runs, also went 2-3 with a double and two walks in 9-4 win over Katahdin. Jurgiewich went 2-4 with two doubles, two runs scored, and two RBI in 11-3 win over Deer Isle-Stonington.
Logan Wood- Machias- baseball- has five hits, including two doubles, five runs scored, and eight RBI, plus struck out eight in three innings pitched in win over Jonesports-Beals. Wood had two hits, including a double and two RBI in loss to Greenville. Had eight strikeouts on the mound, plus a single and RBI with the bat in win over Narraguagus.
Cody Marquis- Warsaw- baseball- the seventh grader pitched a no hitter with 14 strikeouts in 3-2 middle school victory over Ridgeview.
Troy Reynolds- Searsport- pitched a two hit shutout, striking out 13 in 3-0 win over Richmond.
Nick Dumas- Stearns- baseball- pitched a one hitter with seven strikeouts and added a RBI triple in 6-0 win over Bangor Christian.
Mitchell Bradford- Stearns- baseball- had two hits, including a double and RBI in 6-0 win over Bangor Christian.
Ryan Leavitt- Schenck- baseball- pitched six innings, allowing no earned runs, scattering four hits and two walks, while striking out 16 in 11-3 win over Deer Isle-Stonington. Leavitt went 2-5 with two runs scored for a weekly total at the plate of 5-10 with three doubles and five runs scored.
Eli Olson- Foxcroft- baseball- had three hits, three runs, and five RBI in 13-0 win over PCHS.
Brooks Law- Foxcroft- baseball- had three hits and four RBI in 13-0 win over PCHS.
Abraham Simpson – Foxcroft- baseball- earned two (Ellsworth and Dexter) wins this week. Pitched 11 innings, with 14 strikeouts and two earned runs. He also had two singles, double, triple, five runs scored, and three RBI with the bat.