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Athlete of the Week

Each week, one student is recognized for his/her contributions to Gow's Athletic program. The recipients for the 2019-2020 school year are listed below.

Harrison E. '23 - February 10, 2020 

This week’s Athlete of the Week Award goes to wrestler Harrison H.  Harrison earned a 3rd Place finish at the MMHSAA Championships over the weekend in the 285lb weight class defeating two wrestlers and losing on one match to the top seed and eventual runner-up .  Harrison also earned a spot at the CHSAA state wrestling tournament along with seven of his teammates.  Congratulations Harrison! 

Hunter H. '21 - February 3, 2020 

This week’s Athlete of the Week award goes to Alpine Ski Racer Hunter H.  Hunter has won all 5 races held so far this season, 2 slalom and 3 Giant slalom races.  He is currently the fastest male high school ski racer in Western New York.  Way to go Hunter!

Harry E. '20 - January 27, 2020

This week’s Athlete of the Week award is goes to Varsity basketball player Harry E. Harry hit three 3-point shots in last week’s victory over New Life Christian. He sank his final shot with 5 seconds remaining in the game to give Gow a 1 point lead. Nice job Harry.

Luc B. '20 - January 20, 2020,

This week’s Athlete of the Week award goes to Varsity basketball player Luc B.  Luc scored 31 points in last week’s win over rival Falk School.  He has been averaging 27 points per game this season.  Congratulations Luc.

Luka C. '24 - January 13, 2020

This week’s Athlete of the Week award was presented to JV basketball player Luka C.  Luka has been averaging over 10 points a game this season.  He scored a season high 14 points in the team’s victory of Lima Christian on Friday.  Congratulations Luka!

Owen S. '22 - December 16, 2019

This week’s Athlete of the Week award goes to 2nd year wrestler Owen S. Owen earned the first pin of his career last week in a match with Springville tying the score at 42 all.  Congratulations Owen.


Davis P. '21 - December 9, 2019

The first Athlete of the Week for the winter season goes to junior Davis P. for Varsity Squash.  Davis won the prestigious A flight of the William Raynard Memorial Tournament held at Gow last weekend.  Davis won a total of 7 matches without a loss to take the top honor.  Congratulations and Happy Birthday Davis!

Otto P. '20 - November 4, 2019

Cross Country runner Otto P. earned this week’s Athlete of the Week honors.  Otto capped off an excellent cross country season by running his best race at the All-Catholics Championship.  He ran 20:10 at a very challenging Knox Park 5K course.  Congratulations Otto.

Nick O. '20 - October 28, 2019

Nick O., Varsity Soccer, was the guy all season to cover the opponent’s best players (some of whom have made D-1 commitments already).  Nick earned the respect of every player on the field and was the leader by words and actions.  Great season Nick and congratulations on earning Athlete of the Week honors.

Hunter H. '21 -  October 21, 2019 

This week’s Athlete of the Week award goes to golfer Hunter H.  Hunter scored a birdie in an important match helping the team win the small school Monsignor Martin championship last week.  He also earned an individual spot for the All Catholic tournament.  Congratulations Hunter.

Fabian I. '23 - October 7, 2019

This week’s Athlete of the Week award goes to Modified soccer player Fabian I.  Fabian’s outstanding running of the defensive unit helped the team to victory over Elmwood Franklin last Friday.  Congratulations Fabian

Rohan M. '23 - September 30, 2019

The second Athlete of the Week Award goes to Varsity soccer player Rohan M.  Rohan scored four goals and one assist in three games last week.  His final tally against New Life Christian sealed propelled the team to a 3-2 victory.  Way to go Rohan.

Matt F. '21 - September 23, 2019

The first Athlete of the Week Award goes to Varsity soccer goalie Matthew F.  Matt earned back to back shut-outs in wins over West Seneca Christian and CCA.  He also assisted on two goals.  Congratulations Matt.