Area Trio Earns Honors
This past weeks Athletes of the Week is Magnolia’s James Stillwagoner and Trevor Williamson along with the Hornets Cody Soles.Magnolia’s Trevor Williamson led his team in scoring and to victory over St. Marys in the Sectional final, as he scored 21 points, with three 3’s and hit the game winning shot.
James Stillwagoner finished in sixth place in lasts weeks WVSSAC 2020 Class 1A/2A Wrestling State Tournament with 3-wins, he also had over 500 wins during his 4-season high school career.
Cody Soles who had won last week got it once again this past week too. In the WVSSAC Class 1A Region I, Section one Semi-final vs Wheeling Central loss, Cody was the games high scorer with 23-points.
The Blue Eagles Gavin Postlethwait is this past weeks Most Improved Athlete. He scored 10-points as well as hauling in 10-rebounds and blocking 3-shots, while playing top-notch defense.
Only area athletes from Hundred, Magnolia, Paden City, River and Valley are eligible to win the athlete of the week, and can only do it one time, until they reach playoffs as well as conference tournaments.
We also will try to pick the most improved player from each school, week after week, too.