The Star will select a high school athlete of the week for Missouri and Kansas. To nominate a player for previous week’s achievement, email Missouri nominations to Sam McDowell at firstname.lastname@example.org and Kansas nominations to Ashley Scoby at email@example.com
SCHOOL: Pleasant Hill
A productive week for Gish turned into a productive week for the Pleasant Hill volleyball team. In eight matches last week, Gish recorded 70 kills, 23 digs and eight service aces, and she led Pleasant Hill to the Lee's Summit North Tournament championship on Saturday.
Sam McDowell, firstname.lastname@example.org
SCHOOL: Spring Hill
SPORT: Cross country
Brenneman took third place out of 372 runners at the Missouri Southern Stampede on Saturday, running the 5K distance in 15 minutes, 26.70 seconds. That’s the fastest time run by a Kansas high schooler this year, and it also served as Brenneman’s personal record for that distance.
Ashley Scoby, email@example.com