This week’s Athlete of the week is Bulldog wrestler, Maverick McEwen.
In Gillette, Wyoming, Butte High went 7-1 in the Pat Weede Memorial tournament, including a 43-36 championship dual meet victory over Thunder Basin of Gillette. It was a repeat win for the Bulldogs, who entered as the defending champions.
McEwen was 7-0 in the tourney and one another bout by forfeit. He pinned five opponents in an elapsed time of 6 minutes, 8 seconds.
Which has earned him this week’s Athlete of the Week award. He and Kade Scheelman earned the Outstanding Wrestler awards for their weight classes.
Congratulations to Maverick and all the Butte Wrestlers who participated. Keep up the good work.