Your Alabama Pro Athlete of the Week is Shelby McEwen. Competing for the first time in almost a year, McEwen won the high jump at the American Track League meet in Arkansas. McEwen’s winning jump was 2.20 meters.
Others of note:
Collin Sexton had a 26 point / 3 assist game (and logged 41 minutes) in a 100-98 win. He also had a 27 point / 5 assist game.
Bola Olaniyan had an 18 point / 17 rebound game; both season highs.
Retin Obasohan had a 20 point / 5 assist / 5 rebound game off the bench in a win.
Corban Collins had a 17 point game off bench in a win.
Jimmie Taylor had a 15 point / 5 rebound game.
Tony Mitchell had a 24 point / 8 rebound / 3 assist game.
Justin Knox averaged 11.0 PPG & 7.7 RPG in a 3-0 week.
Tevin Mack had a 24 point game in Kosovo Cup finals win.
Olivia Fotopoulou set a new personal best and Cypriot record in a 200 meter win.
Kimberly Ficenec finished 2nd in a 1500 meter race.
Filippa Fotopoulou finished 3rd in long jump and set a new personal best and Cypriot record
Ruebin Walters finished 3rd in 60 meter hurdles
Derrick Henry was named NFL Offensive Player of the Year and FedEx Ground Player of the Year.
Krystal Rivers had 73 points in 3 games; 2nd most among all players in CEV Champions League pool play last week.
Jay Shaw finished 5th at UTV King of the Hammers desert race in his first time in the race.
Justin Thomas finished T-13th on PGA Tour; made 16 birdies over rounds 2 & 3.