Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Reese Kaehler, sophomore, St. Francis boys’ hockey and Gary Trent Jr., junior, Apple Valley boys’ basketball.
Name: Reese Kaehler
Sport: Boys’ hockey
School: St. Francis
Information: Reese is off and running to start his sophomore season. In two wins in their first two games, St. Francis is undefeated and the center’s responsible for seven goals, including a career-high five goals against Shakopee.
Name: Gary Trent Jr.
Sport: Boys’ basketball
School: Apple Valle
Information: A lot was expected of Gary coming into his junior year and he has delivered in the first two games. Trent Jr. broke Tyus Jones’ single game school record 45 points when he scored 46 against Chanhassen and he added 41 in a victory over Minnetonka.