Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Matt Swanson, senior, Cambridge-Isanti boys’ golf and Amanda Salentine, senior, Chanhassen softball.
Name: Matt Swanson
Sport: Boys’ golf
Information: He’s becoming a legend on the links, at least at the high school level, winning three meets in three days last week. He tied a school-record 68 and went a combined 5-under in back-to-back Mississippi 8 wins and shot a 74 to beat the competition at the Dellwood Hills Invitational.
Name: Amanda Salentine
Information: Getting hits in every other at-bat is just what she does. Amanda kept up this great run last week going 9-for-19 with two 2B, two HR and eight RBI. Salentine is batting and even .500 on the year (23-for-46) with five homers and 23 RBI.