Athlete of the Week
The Tire Recycle Urban Athlete of the Week is Jordan Tully of the Oak Park Raiders basketball team.
This 6’1” forward led the Raiders to the championship of the North-South Showdown, where she was named MVP. She led the tournament in points and assists, averaging 30 points and 5 assists. She has also been named a tournament All-Star at the Pembina Trails, Garden City and Sisler tournaments. Coach Murray Brown states, “Jordan has demonstrated tremendous growth throughout the season leading the team to its best basketball in the latter part of the season. Always a terrific basketball player, Jordan has embraced the role of team leader not only through her excellent play in games but through setting the standard for the team in practice situations. In addition to this Jordan has maintained tremendous academic achievement while pursuing a challenging course load”.
This grade 12 student maintains a 90% academic average, while also participating in cross country, volleyball, and track & field.