Rock Hills Junior Tycen Higer, Osborne Senior Justin Burch, Sacred Heart Freshman Tate Herrenbruck and Southeast of Saline Junior Jake Huffaker have been named the NCKSSports.com/Cunningham Telephone and Cable Athletes of the Week.
All four athletes won their respective individual regional golf championships on Monday. Higer won a playoff to claim the Sand Greens Regional title at Tipton, shooting a 71 on the day. Burch won his 2nd straight regional championship, finishing 1st at the Stockton 1A Regional with a score of 80. Herrenbruck won his home 2A Regional in Salina, winning a tie-break with a score of 71. Huffaker won the 3A Regional championship, shooting a 74 at the Marion Regional, which was 14 strokes better than the 2nd place finisher.
We will announce the winners each week. Remember, you can nominate an athlete from any school sport.