Varsity Athlete of the Week

The Varsity Athlete of the Week for May 11, 2022 is John Cook '23, a junior on the golf team. John competed in the MSHSAA Boys Golf Class 3, District 2 tournament on May 9, 2022. With his 12th place finish, John advanced to the Class 3 state golf tournament and was named to the All-District team. The state tournament is scheduled for May 16-17 at Sedalia Country Club, Sedalia MO.

The Varsity Athlete of the Week for April 26, 2022 is Aiden Archer '22, a senior on the boys tennis team. Aiden's confidence continues to grow on the court. Last week, in the team's last match of the day, Aiden won his match and clinched the Warriors' 5-4 victory over DeSmet. A team player and enthusiastic supporter of his teammates, Aiden stepped up in the biggest of moments to help secure a team win over a quality opponent.

The Varsity Athlete of the Week for April 20, 2022 is Stuart McKown '23, a junior on the boys volleyball team. Stuart helped the Warriors to a 2nd place finish in the consolation bracket at the Rockwood Summit Tournament. In Whitfield's win over Bayless, Stuart averaged 5.2 kills, 3.2 blocks, and 0.5 aces per match and maintained a hitting percentage of over 25%. He also had a serve percentage near 87% and chipped in with 0.5 aces per match. According to Head Coach Rob Kampen, Stuart sets the tone for the team with his intensity on the court during games and through his willingness to learn and improve during practice.

The Varsity Athlete of the Week is Mia Devrouax '24, a forward on the girls soccer team. After a tough 3-2 loss to Clayton, the Warriors have rebounded with three consecutive wins last week. As one of the most talented players on the team, Mia has been determined to kick off this season where she left off at the end of last year. Through the teams four games, Mia has scored 13 goals and gained 3 assists.

The Varsity Athlete of the Week for March 9, 2022 is JaNyla Bush '24, a member of the girls basketball team. JaNyla led the team in scoring during the Warriors Class 5, District 3 championship win over MICDS on March 4, 2022. JaNyla scored 24 pts and 5 assists, hit 5 three-point shots and sent 3 for 3 from the free throw line.