NJ101.5 is doing something very special this year to honor those special athletes who excel in any given week in their respective sport. And YOU help determine the weekly winner! It’s time to cast your vote for this week’s NJ101.5 High School Athlete of the Week.

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Boys basketball - Quadri Moore, Sr., F, Linden

The Cincinnati recruit helped Linden sweep the season series from rival Patrick School in a showdown of two of the state’s top five teams with 23 points and 7 rebounds in a 68-64 classic on Jan. 30. Moore had 21 of his points in the second half and also had a crucial steal to help seal the win.

 

 Girls basketball – Samantha McClutchy, Fr., G, Westwood

 

The freshman guard stepped up with a game-high 17 points along with 5 rebounds and 4 assists in a 61-54 win over Midland Park that put Westwood into the quarterfinals of the Bergen County Tournament for the first time since 1988.

 

Wrestling – Kris Lindemann, So., 132 pounds, Howell

Lindemann scored a 16-8 major decision over two-time state medalist and two-time Region VI champion Joe Ghione of Brick Memorial for a huge win at 132 pounds that helped propel the Rebels to a 28-27 upset of the Mustangs for Howell’s first Shore Conference Tournament title in school history.

 

Boys bowling – Bobby Weisensee, Sr., A.L. Johnson

Weisensee tied his career high by rolling a 278 in the final game to help A.L. Johnson scored a comeback win over Linden to capture its fourth straight Union County Tournament title. Weisensee is part of a senior group that won the county title in every year of their careers.

 

 Girls indoor track – Paige Petty, Fr., Bernards

The freshman standout won the 1,600-meter run in 5:22.84 and the 3,200-meter race in 11:26.6, setting a meet record in the 3,200, to help Bernards capture its seventh straight North Jersey Section II, Group I title. Since the sectional meets for indoor track began being held in 2008, Bernards is the only team in New Jersey to win a sectional title every year.

 

Now it's time for you to cast your vote! Vote below for who you think should be the NJ101.5 High School Athlete of the Week. Voting ends this Sunday night Feb 9th at 11:59