High schools

The Star’s high school athletes of the week (Jan. 30)

Updated: 2014-01-31T02:00:59Z

Tori Beeler

SCHOOL: Park Hill South

YEAR: Sophomore

SPORT: Swimming

Park Hill South breezed to another tournament title on Saturday, totaling 299 points in winning the Kansas City Classic. Beeler swam the opening leg of the 200-yard medley relay and the final leg of the 400 relay. The Panthers won both races. Beeler also placed second in the 200 individual medley and the 100 backstroke, setting personal best times in both events.

Caelan Neal

SCHOOL: Olathe East

YEAR: Senior

SPORT: Basketball

Neal helped Olathe East win the Saints Classic at St. Thomas Aquinas last week and was picked as the tournament’s most valuable player. He averaged 18.6 points per game. He is averaging team highs with 16.8 points and 2.3 assists per game this season for the Hawks, who are 12-1 overall and 4-0 in the Sunflower League.

| Sam McDowell, smcdowell@kcstar.com | Kathleen Gier, kgier@kcstar.com

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