12.13.2018 - [NCKS]

Osborne Junior Steele Wolters has been named the Telephone and Cable Athlete of the Week.

Wolters is off to a solid start on the hardwood in the 2018-19 campaign, helping lead the Bulldogs to a 5-0 record.  In four games since Tuesday, December 4, Wolters has averaged 18.3 ppg, including an average of 17.3 ppg during the Osborne Preseason Tournament, which pushed the Bulldogs to a championship.  In the opening game of the tournament, Wolters scored 14 points in a 72-30 win over Thunder Ridge.  On Friday, December 7, he scored a season high 24 points as Osborne beat Lakeside 64-33.  In the tournament finale on Saturday, December 8, he put up another 14 points in a 57-47 win over St. John's/Tipton.  For good measure, Wolters went for a team-high 21 points in the Bulldogs' 75-62 win over Victoria this past Tuesday night.  On the season, Steele is now averaging 16.4 ppg, 4 apg, 3.3 rpg and 2.8 spg, while shooting 45% from the floor, 32% from three and 82% from the free throw line.

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