Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Jace Whitcomb, senior, Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted boys’ basketball and Eric Scheid, senior, Blaine boys’ hockey.
Name: Jace Whitcomb
Sport: Boys’ basketball
School: Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted
Information: Jace highlighted a great week with a 34-point game against Milaca in which he made six three-pointers. He also added 20 points in a win over Holdingford. He scored 54 points and pulled down 15 boards in the two games.
Name: Eric Scheid
Sport: Boys’ hockey
Information: Eric was downright offensive last week scoring six goals in two games. He scored three goals and three assists against Maple Grove and added another hat trick against Andover. In the process, Blaine clinched the Northwest Suburban Conference title.