Athlete of the Week
The Tire Recycle Urban Athlete of the Week is Joedelle Gaspar of the Maples Marauders badminton team.
This 5’8” ladies singles players won first place at the Maples Marauders Invitational Badminton tournament. She went undefeated through the tournament, and helped lead the Marauders to the team aggregate title as well. Coach Jenn Humeny states, “Joedelle is a very determined athlete. She works hard at skill development, and excels in a competitive atmosphere. She is fearless and a bundle of positive energy on and off the court."
In grade 11, she maintains an 86% academic average, while also participating in basketball.