By Jeremy McDonald
SALEM, Ore.– Here are this weeks Salem Sports And Breakfast Club Athletes of the Week for December 13.
Our Salem Sports and Breakfast Club Les Schwab Athlete of the Week is from McKay wrestling – Ashley Gonzalez. Ashley, a junior, wrestles at 100 pounds for the Scots. Ashley finished first in last week’s Perry Burlison Girls Tournament at Cascade High School. Recording two pins on her way to the championship, she helped her team to a 3rd place overall finish in a field of 26 teams. According to her coach, Ashley is a leader who has helped her new girls wrestling teammates find success on the mat.
Abi Swain* – Senior – fourth at state in 18:12 – fifth at regionals in 18:58
Eimy Martinez* – Junior – 15th at state in 19:08 – eighth at regionals in 19:12
Isa Swain – Sophomore – 16th at state in 19:12 – 31st at regionals in 19:44
Hailey Lewetag – Senior – 19th at state in 19:19 – 63rd at regionals in 20:06; Hailey will be attending and completing for Portland State University, remaining a Viking, with teammate Abi Swain who also will be attending and competing for PSU
Perla Quevedo* – Junior – 26th at state in 19:39 – 144th at regionals in 20:40
Elia Sanchez – Junior – 35th at state in 19:57 – 158 at regionals in 20:49
Amy Froylan – Sophomore – 61st at state in 21:18 and Did not compete at regionals
India Watson – Junior – Did not compete at state – 651st at regionals in 25:00