Savannah Hulme has been named Middle Township Middle School Field Hockey Athlete of the Week. A varsity team member, Hulme plays starting center back for this year's team. Coaches said she stepped up into this position from last year and does a great job reading the field and keeping control of the whole back line. She is not afraid to take the ball up the field and is a strong player, they said.
Elizabeth Schalick has been named Middle Township Middle School Cross Country Athlete of the Week. Schalick was one of the first students to sign up for cross country and has attended every practice and meet. In addition to her attendance she has met every running goal, enabling her to run in all meets, coaches said. Schalick also helps the team by voluntarily handling logistical duties.
Dylan Zimmerman is the Middle Township Middle School Boys Soccer Athlete of the Week. Coaches said Zimmerman has been strong in defense all season and was instrumental in helping the Panthers earn a 1-1 tie versus Lakeside Middle School. As one of the eighth-grade captains, Dylan continues to work hard and lead by example, they said.
Delaney Robb is the Middle Township Middle School Girls Soccer Athlete of the Week. Robb is an eighth-grade athlete who as has become an amazing leader of her team, coaches said. As this year’s goalie, Robb has proven herself an asset to the team’s success, they said. Coaches expect that Delaney will continue to support her team by fending off shots and leading by example. They believe she will make an impact in high school next year.