Athlete of the Week

Hopkins High School Football’s Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman Named Athletes of the Week
Hopkins High School Football’s Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman Named Athletes of the Week
The Hopkins High School football team's halfback pair of Quincy Collings and Wyatt Stegeman share honors as this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week. Hopkins has its regular-season finale at 7 p.m. tonight against Godwin Heights in Wyoming. Stegeman and Collings are two big reasons why the Vikings could claim the Ottawa-Kent (OK) Conference Silver Division title outright in add
Kenowa Hills High School Boys’ Soccer’s Peter Brown Named Athlete of the Week
Kenowa Hills High School Boys’ Soccer’s Peter Brown Named Athlete of the Week
Kenowa Hills High School boys' soccer player Peter Brown is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week. Second-year Knights Coach Frank Andrade almost sounds like he doesn't have enough superlatives to describe Brown. "He excels," Andrade said of Kenowa Hills' leading scorer. "He's a great player and he's become a great leader."
Grand Rapids Christian High School Boys’ Soccer’s Jacob Witte Named Athlete of the Week
Grand Rapids Christian High School Boys’ Soccer’s Jacob Witte Named Athlete of the Week
Grand Rapids Christian High School boys' soccer player Jacob Witte is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD High School Athlete of the Week. The senior forward's leadership as captain and contributor is one of the primary reasons why Grand Rapids Christian is 14-1-1 and is ranked No. 3 in Division 2 by the Michigan High School Soccer Coaches' Association. "I could tell on my first day that he'd stand
Ottawa Hills High School Volleyball’s Ladaysia Alexander Named Athlete of the Week
Ottawa Hills High School Volleyball’s Ladaysia Alexander Named Athlete of the Week
Ottawa Hills High School volleyball player Ladaysia Alexander is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD Athlete of the Week. Consider Alexander's selection for the honor one as much for her perseverance in addition to her being a stellar student-athlete. "Ladaysia Alexander has had to overcome more obstacles in 17 years than most individuals would in their entire life," Ottawa Hills Coach Sara She
Rockford High School Boys’ Water Polo’s David Newberger Named Athlete of the Week
Rockford High School Boys’ Water Polo’s David Newberger Named Athlete of the Week
Rockford High School boys' water polo player David Newberger is this week's Meijer-97.9 WGRD Athlete of the Week. Newberger excels athletically and academically, standing out on a team currently ranked No. 1 by the Michigan Water Polo Association with a 17-1 record after a 15-7 win Wednesday night over East Kentwood. "David Newberger epitomizes the (term) student-athlete," Rockford Coach