The Big-Z/Chris Erwin State Farm Scholar Athletes of the week have been announced for this week.
>>Female scholar athlete of the week -- Alaira Tyus, Civic Memorial senior girls basketball player. Tyus has scored 93 points (9.3 PPG) in the team's first 10 games. She is shooting 62% in 2-point FG's (16-26). Alaira has 41 rebounds on the season to go along with 23 steals. She the team leader in blocks (19) and assists (37).
Tyus and the Lady Eagles are off to a 10-and-0 start to the season.
>>Male scholar athlete of the week -- Caden Clark, Civic Memorial senior boys basketball player. Clark has scored 103 points in the team's first 8 games (12.9 PPG). He also has 35 rebounds from the point guard position and leads the team with 40 assists.
Caden scored 14 points in the Eagles 45-43 win over rival Jerseyville last Friday night. He scored 7 points in the 4th quarter against the Panthers.
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