The athletic departments at Lakota West and Lakota East high school recently named athletes of the week. For Lakota West it was its third pair of student athletes, who were awarded this fall season. Meanwhile, Lakota East recently named its first athletes of the week for this school year.
Taking the honor at Lakota West are a pair of soccer players in senior Wesley Hartoin and junior Kelsie Lee. Hartoin was awarded for scoring the only goal in the Firebirds’ 1-0 win at St. Xavier this past Thursday, Sept. 1. Lee, who is a goalie, was honored for shutting out Turpin last Tuesday, Aug. 30.
Lakota East gave the honor to a pair of senior golfers in Allie Dunham and Tyler Overberg. Dunham (photo) has been the top scorer on the girls’ team and has led the Thunderhawks to wins against Fairfield, Wyoming and Hamilton. Overberg has been the No. 1 golfer on the boys’ side, which has finished in second place in the Middle Inv., third at the Mason Inv. and third at the Anderson Inv.