Athletes of the week – August 25

Gavin Bane, Brownstown Central football, senior

Accomplishments this past week: Ran 96 yards, scored three touchdowns in a 42-14 win against Paoli.

Did you do anything special to prepare?

“I practiced hard and watched lots of film.”

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Favorite drink: Mountain Dew

Favorite food: Steak

Favorite music group: Luke Bryan

Favorite book: “Gym Candy”

Favorite class: Speech

Role model: Sammie Bane (sister)

Best advice?

“Always work hard and do your best. Never skip reps in the weight room.”

If you could travel anywhere and why?

“Alaska to see all of the different things.”

Athletic goal (current or future)?

“Break rushing record and get a college scholarship.”

Maddie Roark, Trinity Lutheran soccer, junior

Accomplishments this past week: Scored six goals total (five against Herron High School).

Did you do anything special to prepare?

“I get a lot of rest before game days and watch the opposing team’s defense prior to the game.”

What did you do well?

“Penetrating the ball through the middle and was able to pick up two penalties in the box.”

Favorite food: Chicken casserole

Favorite drink: Milk

Favorite music gruop: Florida Georgia Line

Favorite book: “The Hunger Games”

Favorite class: History

Role model: Ali Patberg

Best advice?

Always work together as a team and talk on the field.

If you could travel anywhere and why?

“Fiji because the water is beautiful.”

Athletic goal (current or future)

“Make District 1 soccer for our region. I want to play college soccer or basketball.”

Jordan Morey is sports editor at The (Seymour) Tribune. He can be reached at or 812-523-7069.