By Bill Nestor
The Harrison County Athletes of the Week are South Harrison’s Abby Louk and Lincoln’s Aiden Rice.
Hawk volleyball standout, Abby Louk, had a pair of impressive outings this week. Louk had 17 aces, 38 points, and 14 assists in Wednesday’s set win over Tygarts Valley. On Friday, Louk scored 14 points, had 21 digs, recorded 18 assists, and pounded four kills in a five set victory over Valley Wetzel.
Cougar football player Aiden Rice helped his squad to a big win over Liberty. Rice caught nine passes in the lock-up, including one that allowed Lincoln to run out the clock in crunch time. Rice had 131 receiving yards and found paydirt on a five-yard scoring run.
Congratulations to South Harrison’s Abby Louk and Lincoln’s Aiden Rice for shining bright in this week’s Shinnston News & Harrison County Journal Athletes of the Weeks!