Each week during the high school sports season the Eastern Maine High School Sports Examiner and the Eastern Maine Sports Blog will announce a female and male athlete of the week. You can send your nominations to Marc @ firstname.lastname@example.org. When you send your nominations include the athlete, name of the school, stats for the week of the nomination.
2012 Fall Season- Week 8- October 22th- October 27th
Christian Mowrer- Orono- Football- Rushed for 230 yards and three touchdowns in 34-14 quarterfinal victory over Stearns. Mowrer and the Red Riots will face John Bapst in a LTC semi-final game at Husson on November 2nd. It is the second time Mowrer has won athlete of the week. He also won week 6 during the fall season of 2011.
Austin Spencer- John Bapst- Football- Rushed for 117 yards, throwing three touchdowns, rushing for one, and returning an interception 58 yards for another in 66-32 quarterfinal victory over Washington Academy. Spencer won athlete of the week in week 7.
Carl Dodge- Belfast- Football – Rushed for 81 yards and two touchdowns including the game winner as the buzzer was going off in a 20-17 quarterfinal upset over Leavitt.
Kyle Holmes- Bangor Christian- Soccer- Scored go ahead goal in 5-0 quarterfinal victory over Ashland. Also scored the go ahead goal in 2-0 victory over Machias.
Tehon Fox- Washington Academy- Football- Scored four touchdowns in 66-32 quarterfinal loss to John Bapst.
Donnie Boyer- Foxcroft- Football- Rushed for 73 yards and two touchdowns in 65-6 quarterfinal victory over Mattanawcook.
Ryan Rebar- Foxcroft- Football- Scored twice including a 20 yard receiving touchdown and a 50 yard punt return in 65-6 quarterfinal victory over Mattanawcook.
Hunter Law- Foxcroft- Football- Threw for 92 yards and one touchdown on 5-6 passing and rushed for 31 yards on two carries in 65-6 quarterfinal victory over Mattanawcook.
Sam Stearns- Bucksport- Soccer- recorded a hat trick in 3-0 prelim victory over Central.
Tyler Baker- Belfast- Soccer- recorded a hat trick in 2-0 prelim victory over Mount View.
Racean Wood- Waterville- Football- Rushed for 188 yards and two touchdowns on 20 carries in a 25-17 quarterfinal victory over Hampden.