Athlete of the Week
The Rural High School Athlete of the Week is Stefan Buchsmann of the Morden Thunder boys basketball team.
This 6'2 guard/forward and captain of the Thunder helped win the consolation side at the Northlands Parkway Collegiate tournament, with a double overtime win against Sanford. He averaged 26.67 points and 20.33 rebounds during the weekend, including 46 points and 20 rebounds in the consolation finals. He has been a relentless attacker in the paint all season, averaging 54% from the field.
In grade 12 he maintains a 95% average, while also participating in volleyball, soccer, and badminton.