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Athlete of the Week: Spring Week One

The first spring sports South Central Iowa Athlete of the Week polls have been conducted with four winners. (April 1 - April 6).

Polls were conducted on the Twitter profile of CNA/OST/FO/ACFP sports editor Carter Eckl (@CarterEckl) and on Final percentages are determined by the total votes in both polls.

Boys track and field – Caleb Comstock – Sophomore – East Union

In home meet: Seventh in the 100 meter dash; sixth in the 200 meter dash; third in the 4x200; fifth in the 4x100 meter relay. In Clarke meet: Third in 100 meters, second in 200.

52 percent of the vote Twitter/online poll

Girls track and field – Lexie Haer – Senior – Southwest Valley

In two meets: Two-time first place finisher in discus; second and fourth in sprint medley; third and fourth in the 4x100; third in the 4x400; sixth in the 4x200. Helped SWV win team title at Red Oak.

37 percent of the vote Twitter/online poll

Soccer – Payton Pryor – Senior – Creston

In three games: 46 saves and three goals allowed. Panthers won all three contests.

84 percent of the vote Twitter/online poll

Tennis – Mark Waigand – Senior – Creston/O-M

In hom match against Red Oak: Won singles match 10-6, fell in doubles 10-7

54 percent of the vote Twitter/online poll

Golf – Rylie Driskell – Sophomore – Creston/O-M

In home meet against Atlantic shot a medalist 3-over 41 round.

76 percent of the vote Twitter/online poll

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