BETHALTO - Junior August Frankford is a valuable component of the Civic Memorial boys basketball squad and is often in double figures scoring and close to that range each game in rebounding.

Frankford is a post player for the Eagles and a Tom Lane State Farm Insurance Male Athlete Of The Month.

Get The Latest News!

Don't miss our top stories and need-to-know news everyday in your inbox.

Frankford's head boys coach Lee Green said August received a lot of experience last year on varsity and had a great summer for his club.

Athlete of the Month is sponsored by

"He put on about 45 pounds of muscle and is much bigger and stronger this year," Coach Green said. "He put a lot of time in the weight room."

Frankford is also a pitcher, outfielder, and infielder, for the Eagles' baseball squad in the spring. He had a .302 batting average last baseball season.

"August is playing well for us this season," Coach Green said.

Again, congrats to August Frankford on his recognition as a Tom Lane State Farm Insurance Male Athlete of the Month.

More like this:

Jan 17, 2024 - Ogden Has Career Night With 34 As Eagles Win Shootout Against Litchfield

Feb 7, 2024 - Aidan Briggs Hits 1,000-Point Career Scoring Mark: Shells Defeat Eagles

Nov 22, 2023 - Ogden Explodes For 19 Points For Eagles, Brantley Has 17 For Birds, But CM Chips Away For First Win

May 1, 2024 - Tuesday, April 30, 2024, Baseball Round-Up: Redbirds Edge Kahoks 1-0, Explorers Win, Heafner Tosses No-Hitter

Mar 18, 2024 - Powers, Stampley Named Players Of The Year At 77th Annual Gallatin Awards