Bucks News · Vote Now for the North Gateway Tire Co December Athlete of the Month

Bucks fans! It’s time to vote for the December North Gateway Tire Co Athlete of the Month.

Click here to Vote now! Voting closes at 11:59 on Thursday, January 21st. The winning male & female athlete will receive a gift card and certificate courtesy of North Gateway Tire Co

Area Nominees:


Hailey Messer – Gymnastics – Brunswick

On December 23rd, Hailey finished as Beam Champion and took 2nd place in the All-Around at the first gymnastics meet of the season vs. Strongsville!

Kendall McCormick – Basketball – Highland

Kendall McCormick has led the Highland Girls Basketball Team to an 8-2 start this season. Her 15.2 scoring avg leads the team. Kendall recently became the 4th Highland Player ever to score 1000pts in a career.

Sarah McKee – Basketball – Medina

Played in 5 games in the month of December helping her team go 4-1 in that stretch
Averaged 13.4 ppg, 7.8 rpg, 2.4 apg, 2.0 spg. Shot .356 2FG, .500 3FG, .763 FT
Became school’s 3rd leading scorer & #1 in career FTM in December
4-year starter/letter winner
Team Captain
Signed her National Letter of Intent to play college basketball at Ashland University next year.

Kate Stump – Swimming – Medina

Her stats from the month of December:
— 6 Individual Wins out of a possible 6 races
— 11 Wins with a Relay counted out of 12 races
— 1 Personal Best Time
— Team Captain


Jordan Tucker – Bowling – Brunswick

Earlier this week, Jordan led the Blue Devils to a victory over Medina by a final score of 2739 – 2525. In his first game, Jordan bowled a 257 and in the second game, he bowled a 192! Jordan also bowled the third 300 game in school history earlier this month!

Nathan Herbert – Swimming – Highland

Nathan has proven himself to be a great teammate, an exemplary athlete, and committed to his team.

Broke the school record in the 500 free (time 5:00.90)

Corey Tripp – Basketball – Medina

Corey Tripp is averaging 24.7 ppg; shooting 46.7% FG; 4.5 assists, 3 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game.

Will Hoyes – Basketball – Highland

Averaged 9 points and 6 rebounds per game. He shot 58% from the field, and 89% from the freethrow line.

Rob Huttner – Basketball – Highland

Averaged 15 points and 4 rebounds. He shot 44% from the 3 point range.

Josh Lee – Basketball – Highland

Averaged 9 points, 4 rebounds, and 2 assists per game. Shot 42% from the 3, and was their defensive stopper.

Hunter Winston – Basketball – Highland

Averaged 9 points, 6 rebounds, and 2.5 assists per game