Thunder Ridge Senior Trent Rietzke has been named the NCKSSports.com/Cunningham Telephone and Cable Athlete of the Week.
Rietzke has had an outstanding start to his senior season at Thunder Ridge. In the Longhorns' 48-12 win over Trego last Friday night, he carried the ball 19 times for a season high 244 yards and 5 TD. Rietzke is on pace to already pass the 1,000 yard rushing mark in this week's game, as he has 62 carries for 821 yards (13.2 ypc) and 16 TD in his first four games. Rietzke is on pace to run for over 1,800 yards in the regular season alone, as he averages just over 205 rushing yards per game so far this season.
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We will announce the winners each week. Remember, you can nominate an athlete from any school sport.
The Beloit Junior High and High School Cross-country teams traveled to Belleville Thursday to participate in the Republic Co. Cross-Country Invitational. Schools competing included: Host Republic Co., Concordia, Pike Valley, Clay Center, Wakefield, Marysville, Riley County, Tescott, Smith Center, and Clifton-Clyde.
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