Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Zach Yon, senior, Roseau boys’ hockey and Tommy Thorn, senior, St. Michael-Albertville wrestling.
Name: Zach Yon
Sport: Boys’ hockey
Information: Zach has helped lead the Rams since his sophomore season and now in his final year, got them over the hump last week during the playoffs. In the section finals, the senior scored a hat trick and added an assist to lead Roseau past Moorhead, 7-4. This is the school’s 34th trip to state, but first since 2010.
Name: Tommy Thorn
School: St. Michael-Albertville
Information: Tommy helped his team to a 3rd place finish at state and put his family in the record books in the process. With his 126-pound championship in the Class 3A tournament, the senior finished his career with four state titles. His title is a record 11th for the Thorn family.