Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Nicole Schammel, sophomore, Red Wing girls’ hockey and Jay Dickman, senior, St. Paul Johnson boys’ hockey.
Name: Nicole Schammel
Sport: Girls’ hockey
School: Red Wing
Information: Nicole led the Wingers to the section title and their third state tournament in four years with a pure hat trick in a 5-2 victory over New Prague and scored six goals and one assist in the playoffs. Schammel has 43 goals and 70 assists on the year.
Name: Jay Dickman
Sport: Boys’ hockey
School: St. Paul Johnson
Information: Jay has come up big for the Governors all year…literally. At 6-foot-5, 228 pounds, he has pro scouts taking notice of his size and skill. Last week he had seven goals and three assists in wins over Providence Academy and St. Paul Como Park. The Mr. Hockey Finalist has 42 goals and 19 assists so far this season.