LaFonte JohnsonTowson CatholicBoys BasketballThe junior...

Metro athletes of the week

March 10, 1998

LaFonte Johnson

Towson Catholic

Boys Basketball

The junior guard was named Catholic League Tournament MVP after recording 32 points, including 10 three-pointers, in leading his team past Mount St. Joseph, 68-59, in the tournament final. He also helped the Owls make the Alhambra Tournament with 28 points and seven assists in a 69-65 win over St. Frances.

Brandon Lauer

River Hill

Wrestling

The sophomore wrestler captured the 1A-2A championship at 103 pounds and finished his first year of wrestling with a 34-0 record. At states, he won four matches, one by pin and two major decisions, before defeating Eric Kuzynski of Williamsport, 19-7, in the finals.

Sherice Proctor

Arundel

Girls Basketball

The senior guard helped the Wildcats advance to the state semifinals by registering 19 points, four rebounds and one steal in Arundel's 68-48 victory over Meade in the Class 4A East region title game. In earlier victories, she had 32 points, six steals and six assists against Westminster and 12 points vs. North County.

Note: Athlete of the Week nominations can be made Sundays between 4-6 p.m. at 410-332-6200 or 1-800-829-8000, Ext. 6200. At the end of the school year, one male and one female Athlete of the Year will be chosen.

Pub Date: 3/10/98

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