Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Josie Schieffert, sophomore, Sleepy Eye girls’ basketball and Alex Copa, senior, Blaine boys’ hockey.
Name: Josie Schieffert
Sport: Girls’ basketball
School: Sleepy Eye
Information: Josie came up big against a big opponent. She scored 24 points and added 16 rebounds and five blocks in a 62-37 win over Cedar Mountain/Comfrey Friday night, which was CMC’s second loss of the season. The 6’1 sophomore is now averaging 15 pts, 10 rebs and 4 blocks per game, and is a straight-A student, as well.
Name: Alex Copa
Sport: Boys’ hockey
Information: Alex sparked the Bengals on Saturday after they found themselves trailing Andover into the third period. He scored a goal and two assists in Blaine's 5-3 come-from-behind victory on the road.