Athlete of the Week 10/23/17

High School Sports

WCIA — Through the fall, WCIA 3 will select an ‘Athlete of the Week.’  Every Monday, we will announce three nominees for the prior week.  Fan voting will open at 6 p.m. and run through Wednesday at 10 p.m.  On Thursday, a winner will be named during the 6 p.m. newscast.  In November, one grand prize winner will receive a $500 scholarship.  Here are the week ten nominees:

#1: Devin Burton (Blue Ridge football)

                -Rushed 17 times for 253 yards and three touchdowns in final game

                -Led the Knights to 

#2: Kade Thomas (Fisher football)

                -Bunnies quarterback completed 4-8 passes for 63 yards, one touchdown

                -Also ran 14 times for 184 yards and three more touchdowns

#3: Marcus Blurton (Hoopeston Area-Schlarman Academy-Rossville-Alvin football)

                 -Cornjerkers quarterback completed 14-of-16 passes for 253 yards, 5 touchdowns

                 -Helped HASAAP beat Milford-Cissna Park in final game of season

To vote, follow this link: http://www.illinoishomepage.net/aotw-gallery

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