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These are the nominees for Press-Citizen’s Athletes of the Week, June 24-30

These are the nominees for Press-Citizen’s Athletes of the Week, June 24-30
These are the nominees for Press-Citizen’s Athletes of the Week, June 24-30

With the softball and baseball seasons entering their final month, several players had notable performances in the Iowa City area last week.

Here are the nominees for the Iowa City Press-Citizen’s high school Athletes of the Week for June 24-30. Press-Citizen.com readers vote to determine this week’s winners. Voting closes on Thursday at 8 p.m.

Players are listed in alphabetical order by last name:

Girls

McKenzie Brown, Jr., Iowa City High

McKenzie Brown made her presence felt during Iowa City High’s 12-2 win over Cedar Rapids Washington on June 27.

Brown went 2-for-2 with three RBIs, a double and a home run.

Lanie Meyer, Jr., Freedom

Lanie Meyer needed just one hit to contribute to an 11-6 win over Western Dubuque on June 26.

Meyer scored three points against the team ranked sixth in Class 4A.

Solon’s Addie Miller (11) has been nominated for Athlete of the Week for girls from June 24 to 30.

Addie Miller, Jr., Solon

Addie Miller helped Solon defeat West Delaware 6-5 on June 24.

Miller provided a spark to the offense, recording two hits with two RBIs.

Lily Nibaur, Vers., Regina Catholic

Lily Nibaur had a versatile game during Regina’s 5-3 win over West Liberty on June 24.

Nibaur went 2-for-2 at the plate, finishing with two RBIs. She also helped the pitching department, earning three strikeouts in two scoreless innings.

Brynlee Slockett, Sr., Freedom

Brynlee Slockett had a stellar performance during Liberty’s 7-2 victory over Dubuque Senior on June 25.

Slockett went 3-for-4 with three RBIs and one run. She was also one of two Liberty players to steal a base.

Boys

Connor Nicpon (3) from Regina has been nominated for the title of Athlete of the Week for boys from June 24 to 20.

Connor Nicpon, Jr., Regina Catholic

Connor Nicpon found success at bat during Regina’s 5-2 win over Solon on June 26.

Nicpon went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and scored one run.

Kaden Phan, Jr., Clear Creek Amana

Kaden Phan contributed to CCA’s score in the 10-0 shutout of Williamsburg on June 24.

Phan scored three RBIs while going 2-for-4 at the plate.

Nolan Seagren, Jr., Solon

Nolan Seagren had a strong game in Solon’s win over Clear Creek Amana on June 27.

Seagren had three RBIs and two hits to lead the Spartans to a 10-2 victory over the Clippers.

Max Waldschmidt, Sr., Iowa City High

After dropping the first game of a doubleheader, Iowa City High countered with a 10-0 shutout of Liberty with the help of Max Waldschmidt.

Waldschmidt scored four points with one goal.

Mason Waterbury, Jr., Freedom

Mason Waterbury handled the mound during Liberty’s 5-0 shutout of Iowa City High on June 24.

Liberty’s ace went all seven innings and struck out seven batters while allowing just one hit.

Marc Ray is the high school sports reporter for the Iowa City Press-Citizen. He can be reached via [email protected]and on X, formerly Twitter, on @themarcszn.

This article originally appeared on Iowa City Press-Citizen: See who’s nominated for Press-Citizen’s Athletes of the Week