Congratulations to Alea Griffith (Golf) and Keye Thompson (Football) for being named Student-Athletes of the Week. The BHS Players of the Week are sponsored by the BASB, Barberton Herald, and the BHS Athletic Department. Their accomplishments for the previous week are listed below.
The BASB purchased the t-shirts that each student-athlete receives and the Barberton Herald prints their picture and accomplishments each week of the season in the paper.
Thank you to both of them for their support of our student-athletes.
Alea Griffith (Sophomore – Golf) – Became the first girl’s golfer from Barberton to ever advance out of the OHSAA Girls’ Sectional Golf Tournament. She shot an 80 with scores of a 41 on the front nine and a 39 on the back nine holes which gave her an 80 for the day. Her total allowed her to finish third in individual scores to advance to Districts on Tuesday at Legends in Massillon with a 10:40 a.m. tee time.
Keye Thompson (Senior – Football) – Keye Thompson finished 2-of-2 passing for 100 yards and two touchdowns, seven receptions for 63 yards and one touchdown, and 12 carries for 30 yards in the Magics 35 – 14 victory of St. Vincent – St. Mary HS. For the season he has 214 yards rushing and 5 TD’s on 36 rushing attempts and 27 receptions for 333 yards and 2 TD’s.