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This week's athletes are from Wadsworth High School.
Olivia "Ollie" Smith is a dedicated first-year cross-country runner and student, with a 4.20 overall GPA. During the 2023 cross country season, she was 1st team All-Suburban League, 5th at the Division 1 District meet, 11th at the Division 1 Regional meet, and was an individual state qualifier. Ollie's season-best 5k time of 19:06 ranks her 7th in school history. In addition to Cross Country, Ollie is also a two-year varsity letter winner in track and field, a member of the high school choir program, and involved in mentoring freshmen students at Wadsworth High School.
Kyle Figuray is a leader on the football field and in the classroom, with a Cumulative GPA of 3.5. He is a Running Back / Linebacker, the Team Captain, and a 3-year Starter. His accomplishments on the field include: 162 Carries for 1023 Yards - 12 touchdowns, 14 receptions for 209 yards - 3 touchdowns, 28 Tackles, 4 Tackles for Loss, 1 Sack, 7 QB Hurries.