Athlete of the Week
The Tire Recycle Rural High School Athlete of the Week is Lucian Kennedy of the William Morton Warriors basketball team in Gladstone.
This 5’10” guard led the Warriors past the MacGregor Mustangs in the Zone 7 semi-finals with 45 points, including shooting 7/16 from the 3-point line. He has been the leading scorer all season, with a season high 48 points. Coach Donovan Nemetchek states, “Lucian loves basketball. You can't get him out of the gym. Literally. He's also one of the nicest kids on the team. I'm very proud of his accomplishments.”
This grade 10 student maintains a 70% academic average, while also participating in volleyball and track & field.