Each week during the high school sports season the High School Sports Examiner and the Eastern Maine Sports Blog will announce a female and male athlete of the week. You can send your nominations to Marc at firstname.lastname@example.org
When you send your nominations include the athlete, name of the school, stats for the week of the nomination.
2014 spring season- Week 1-April 15th-April 27th
Gage Feeney- Washington Academy- baseball- Pitched a complete game five hitter, struck out eight and did not issue a walk in 4-1 victory over Bucksport. Pitched a complete game four hitter in 5-0 victory over George Stevens. Feeney struck out eight and issued zero walks. He had two hits at the plate in the victory over George Stevens.
Spencer Thompson- Narraguagus- baseball- Pitched a six hitter with 12 strikeouts (two in each of the first six innings) in 9-3 victory over Calais. Thompson walked only two in his complete game effort. The senior also contributed three runs to the Knights offense. Had a triple, two runs scored, and two RBI in 7-2 win over Sumner.
Nick Decker- Foxcroft- baseball- allowed two earned runs on one walk and four hits while striking out eight in 11-3 win over Dexter.
Talen Strout- Foxcroft- baseball- had three hits and four RBI in 11-3 win over Dexter.
Abe Simpson- Foxcroft- baseball- had three hits, two runs scored, and one RBI in 11-3 win over Dexter.
Jon Phelps- MDI- baseball- Had two hits, two runs scored, and three RBI in 7-2 victory over Foxcroft. Had one hit, two walks and earned the victory on the mound by allowing only two earned runs and seven hits in 5-3 victory over Foxcroft. Phelps struck out eight.
Tom Paola- MDI- baseball- Had three hits, four RBI, and one walk in 5-3 win over Foxcroft. Had one hit, one run scored, and one RBI in 7-2 victory over Foxcroft.
Steve Hanscom- MDI- baseball- Pitched a complete game one hitter in 7-2 win over Foxcroft. He issued only one walk and struck out five. Had two hits in 5-3 win over Foxcroft.
Cody Collins- Bangor Christian- baseball- Had a double, home run, and four RBI in 13-0 win over Schenck.