It’s time to place your vote for Week 39 of the WGEM SportsCenter and Hannibal Regional Prep Athlete of the Week! Each weekly winner is determined by combining the poll winner here with votes from the WGEM and Herald-Whig sports departments. The winner is announced each Tuesday morning on the show. Thanks for participating and helping us make another tough decision!
Who should be this week's WGEM SC and Hannibal Regional Prep Athlete of the Week?
- Jarom Alexander (Palmyra) – The senior earned four state track medals, finishing top eight in the 100, 200 and 400-meter dashes and anchoring a school record setting 4x400 relay team. (40%, 148 Votes)
- Jordan Johnson (QHS) – He defended his Class 3A state title in the discus with a throw that fell just three inches short of a state meet record. He also finished 6th in shot put. (35%, 131 Votes)
- Shad Flesner (Southeastern) – Before they lost in the sectional, Flesner’s 16 strikeout performance lead the Suns to their first regional championship since 1998. (20%, 75 Votes)
- Griffin Kirn (QND) – The Raiders fell in the regional baseball title game, but Kirn got them there pitching a one-hit shutout over Lanphier on Wednesday. (5%, 20 Votes)
Total Voters: 374