High School Sports

The Star’s high school athletes of the week for Oct. 5

The Kansas City Star

John Luder of Rockhurst
John Luder of Rockhurst

John Luder

SCHOOL: Rockhurst

YEAR: Senior

SPORT: Cross country

Luder won the KC Metro Championship race Saturday at Raymore-Peculiar, finishing the five-kilometer run in 15 minutes, 53.6 seconds — a margin of victory of 0.3 seconds. It was a personal best time for Luder.

Chloe Kuckelman

SCHOOL: Blue Valley North

YEAR: Sophomore

SPORT: Tennis

Undefeated in match play this season, Kuckelman added an Eastern Kansas League championship to her resume last weekend. She didn’t drop a game in her first three matches of the tournament, then won 8-3 in the championship.

Ashley Scoby: 816-234-4875, @AshleyScoby