By: John Raffel
Brandon Scheurer of Portland St. Patrick is High School Sports Scene’s Male Athlete of the Week
Senior Brandon Scheurer of the Portland St. Patrick boys basketball team, has been named High School Sports Scene’s Male Athlete of the Week. Over his past four games. he is averaging just over 20 points (82), five rebounds (20), over three steals (13) and 3 assists (12) per game. “He is our ‘count on to do everything guy,” his coach Mark Scheurer said. “He handles the ball for us and is our top scorer. He has done a great job of leading the group his senior season both on and off the court.”
ATHLETE: Jon Clack
Year in school: Junior
number of years on varsity: 3
Coach’s comments: Jon has been pushing himself hard throughout the season. He has been challenging himself to wrestle state rank kids and has beaten all of them except one. Jon is a leader and a captain on the team. Kids really look up to him. They are impressed with his throwing ability.
“On Dec. 19, Jon hit his 100th win as a Junior. He placed 4th last year in the state tournament in Division 3. Right now he is ranked No. 1 in Division 3 at 189 through Michigan Grappler.