studentAthleteofTheWeek2 header

Wadsworth Sophomore Swim star Hannah Berlin is the 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week for March 10th-March 17th. Hannah recently set a school record in the 500 Freestyle at the Suburban League meet, which earned her a chance to go to states. “I knew I had a good…
This week's 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is Paris Blackshear from Garfield High School. Paris is standout basketball player on the Golden Rams' varsity team. He is a junior, and is looking forward to competing in this year's OHSAA basketball playoffs. Paris started playing basketball with his…
This week, our 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Cuyahoga Falls High School senior swimmer Marissa Kassinger. Kassinger says it was a joy working with her teammates with the Black Tigers. "We really push ourselves to be our best, and it's showing in the pool. " she…
Firestone High School Freshman Swimmer Jackson Gallagher is the WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week for February 24th-March 3rd. Jackson recently dropped 20 seconds off his personal best in the 20 IM in a meet in Canton for a time of 2:36. "I knew I had a good time…
Friday, 24 February 2017 07:10

1590 WAKR Student Athlete of the Week: Jen Johnston

Written by
This week’s WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Jen Johnston of Green High School. Bowling has been a long-time passion for Jen, and she is a star bowler for the Bulldogs. From an early age, she was interested in bowling, and she was encouraged by her father to…
Friday, 17 February 2017 06:31

1590 WAKR Student Athlete of the Week: Tree Paw

Written by
This week, our 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Tree Paw, a junior bowler from North High School. Tree says she came into bowling somewhat by accident, but has grown in her appreciation for the sport and her teammates. “One day they just announced it (bowling tryouts),…
Friday, 17 February 2017 06:29

1590 WAKR Student Athlete of the Week: Jakari Desphy

Written by
This week's 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is Jakari Desphy from Walsh Jesuit High School. Jakari is a junior goalie on the Warriors hockey team, and is having a terrific season so far as they get ready for state tournament play. Since age two, Jakari has loved…
Highland High School junior basketball player Collin Rittman is the WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week for February 10th-17th. Collin had a three-game stretch recently where he averaged over 32 points per game in keying a great run by the Hornets. "Yeah, I was making the shots, but my…
Our 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Landry Carneal of Lake High School. Landry is a three-sport athlete for the Blue Streaks, where she competes in soccer, swimming, and track. During the winter, she is a star swimmer, where she holds school records for the 200 medley…
Friday, 03 February 2017 07:22

1590 WAKR Student Athlete of the Week: Megan Murray

Written by
This week's 1590 WAKR Female Student Athlete of the Week is Megan Murray from Coventry High School. Megan is a basketball standout for the Comets of Coventry, and began her career shooting hoops way back in the third grade. On the court, she is deadly from behind the three-point line,…
Page 6 of 13