01.10.2017 - [NCKS]

Beloit Senior Taylor Travis has been named the Telephone and Cable Athlete of the Week.

Travis has had an outstanding stretch of scoring over the past three games for the Trojans.  Beloit has gone 2-1 in their last three contests, and Travis has been the leading scorer in two of them, averaging 19.7 ppg over the three game span.  He has combined to make 15 three-point baskets and gone 9-9 from the FT line in the three games as well.  On Friday night, in Beloit's 71-40 win at Russell, Travis scored a career high 25 points, making what was also a career high 7 3-point shots, while also going 4-4 from the charity stripe.  On Saturday, he scored 15 points with two 3's and shot 5-5 from the FT line in a 52-41 home win over Ellsworth.  He capped the three-game run with 18 points and 6 made 3-pointers in Beloit's 49-41 loss to Chapman on Tuesday night in Beloit.  On the season, Travis is the second leading scorer for Beloit, averaging 16.3 ppg.  He has also made a team high 36 three-pointers and is shooting 44% from beyond the arc.

We will announce the winners each week. Remember, you can nominate an athlete from any school sport.