Laing, Danzy top athletes
Published 10:05 am Monday, October 4, 2004
Cassopolis' Ashton Danzy and Dowagiac's Barbara Laing have been named the Leader Publications Athletes of the Week for Sept. 20.
Danzy rushed for 110 yards and scored a touchdown in the Rangers' 27-13 loss to Berrien Springs Friday night in Lakeland Conference action.
Laing had a big week for the Dowagiac varsity tennis team as she won the No. 2 singles flight and helped the Chieftains win the Edwardsburg Invitational on Saturday.
Each senior winner will be eligible to apply for the scholarship at the end of the school year. Each week's winners will also receive a three-month subscription to the newspaper of the community they represent.
Questions regarding the Athlete of the Year scholarships can be directed to Mary Cooper at 687-7732 or Daily News sports editor Scott Novak at 782-2102, ext. 19.