Tyler Dawson of Springfield High School is this week’s 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week.
Tyler is in his senior year at Springfield, and is a key member of the football and basketball teams. H recently knocked down two clutch free throws late to push the Spartans over the Kent Roosevelt Rough Riders, 41-40, and give Springfield their first win of the season.
"Make sure you act like we have been here before,” Tyler told his teammates after the win. “It's the first one, but it wont be the last."
If Tyler isn't on the football field or the court, he is a member of the National Honor Society and CCP.
Tyler plans to continue his education at the University of Akron. He is currently taking classes and looks to study accounting, with the hopes of getting his CBA.