Fans can vote for the Breakout Athlete of the Week on the top right corner of the page. Voting continues through Tuesday at 11:59 p.m. with the winners being featured in the Erie Times-News. Fans are encouraged to nominate athletes by 5 p.m. each Saturday by sending an e-mail to email@example.com. Athletes who have won this season are no longer eligible.
Jack Mahlon, Reynolds – Picked up a win on the mound and went 4-for-4, including a three-run homer in a 9-4 win over Sharon.
Cody Blose, Mercer – Had two hits, including a three-run double in an 8-6 win over Wilmington.
Bryan Stafford, Sharpsville – Had three hits, including a grand slam, and drove in six runs during an 18-3 win over Mercer.Logan Bellardo, Eisenhower. Went 3-for-3 with a home run and two RBs in the Knights’ 6-5 win at Iroquois on May 14.
Adam Bleday, Titusville – Pitched a two-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts, as well as scored two runs in the Rockets’ 11-0 victory over Iroquois on May 13.
Patrick Brennan, Harbor Creek – Hit a three-run home run to help the Huskies clinch a share of the Region 7 title with their 7-5 victory over Corry on May 13.
Mike Connell, Fairview – Had two hits and an RBI in the Tigers’ 3-2 win over Seneca on May 13.
Ted DeSanti, Cathedral Prep – Recorded two squeeze-bunt singles, including the game-winner in the bottom of the eighth inning, for a 3-2 victory over McDowell on May 13.
Evan Dillen, General McLane – Recorded two hits and three RBIs in the Lancers’ 9-1 win over Girard on May 13.
Zack Erb, North East – Doubled and homered for two RBIs in the Grapepickers’ 12-5 win over Eisenhower on May 15.
Ryan Madden, Franklin – Had three hits, including a home run, in the Knights’ 4-1 win at Fairview on May 15.
Brandon Peebles, Mercyhurst Prep – Scored three runs and drove in a fourth in the Lakers’ 10-0 five-inning victory over Central Tech on May 16.
Max Sebald, Strong Vincent – Doubled and homered among his three hits, and also drove in four runs in the Colonels’ 18-0 four-inning victory over East on May 14.
Tanner Stanz, Warren – Went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI in the Dragons’ 12-2 five-inning victory over Fort LeBoeuf on May 13.
Kyle Turner, Seneca – Went 3-for-3 with a run scored and two RBIs in the Bobcats’ 6-4 victory over Slippery Rock on May 14.
Mitch Wright, Northwestern – Went 4-for-5 with four runs scored and two RBIs in the Wildcats’ 13-8 victory over North East on May 13.
Hailey Gearhart, Reynolds – Struck out 12 and allowed six hits to pick up a 2-1 win on the mound. She also had two home runs in a 7-4 win over Kennedy Catholic.
Kala Mahen, Lakeview – Had two doubles and three RBIs while earning the win on the mound in an 8-3 win over Jamestown.
McKenzie Popatak, Sharpsville – Hit a two-run homer and singled in a 17-3 win over Commodore Perry.
Jordyn Allen, West Middlesex – Tossed a three-hit shutout in a 6-0 win over Mercer.
Victoria Alcorn, North East – Singled and scored the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning for the Grapepickers’ 7-6 win over Villa Maria on May 16.
Shannon Baker, Corry – Pitched a four-hit shutout and drove in a run in the Beavers’ 9-0 victory at Grove City on May 14.
Courtney Brumagin, Union City – Was the winning pitcher, as well as helped herself with three hits and five RBIs, in the Bears’ 15-3 five-inning victory over Venango Catholic on May 16.
Alexa Bupp, Warren – Pitched a one-hit shutout with 12 strikeouts in the Dragon’s 3-0 victory over McDowell on May 15.
Kristin Kargol, Cambridge Springs – Hit two doubles and drove in two runs in the Blue Devils’ 9-0 victory over Lakeview on May 16.
Kelsey Kuzma, Fort LeBoeuf – Had an RBI single in the Bison’s 2-0 victory over McDowell on May 16.
Emily Luteran, Villa Maria – Recorded eight RBIs in the Victors’ 16-7 victory over Kennedy Catholic on May 13.
Aubree Martin, Fairvieww – Went 2-for-3 with a double and also scored a run in the Tigers’ 7-2 victory over McDowell on May 13.
Stephanie Peck, Strong Vincent - Hit two triples and had three RBIs in the Colonels’ 10-0 six-inning victory over Mercyhurst Prep on May 16.
Joanna Ragen, Iroquois – Drove in three runs in the Braves’ 6-5 win over North East on May 13, and also went 3-for-3 with an RBI in their 15-2 five-inning win over Eisenhower on May 14.
Kalie Rzodkiewicz, Harbor Creek – Had two hits, including a home run, and pitched a complete game in the Huskies’ 9-6 win over Northwestern on May 14.
Megan Loutzenhiser, Warren – Had two doubles and drove in two runs in a big 3-0 win over McDowell.
Boys track and field
Clay Allen, West Middlesex – Had a big day at the D-10 Class AA championships, including a win in the 100 and 200.
Tyler Confer, Sharpsville – Won the D-10 Class AA 400 title.
Ryan Smathers, North East – Had another dominant day by winning the 800 and the 1,600 at the D-10 Class AA championships.
Jared Hazen, Titusville – Won the 3,200 at the D-10 Class AA championships.
Jarred Davis, Mercer – Took home the 110 hurdles title at the D-10 Class AA championships.
Jacob VanHouten, Eisenhower – Won the D-10 Class AA 300 hurdles title and ran on the winning 1,600 relay team.
Johnathon Jacoway, Sharon – Had a D-10 Class AA meet to remember with wins in the high jump, long jump and triple jump.
Tyler Donati, Wilmington – Won the D-10 Class AA javelin title.
Malik Moffett, Cathedral Prep – Won the D-10 Class AAA titles in the 100, high jump and triple jump. He also ran on the winning 400 relay team.
Luke Wortman, Warren – Took home the D-10 Class AAA 400 title and ran on the winning 1,600 relay team.
Daniel Jaskowak, Grove City – Won the 800 and 1,600 and ran on the winning 3,200 relay team at the D-10 Class AAA championships.
Austin Pondel, Corry – Won the 3,200 at the D-10 Class AAA championships.
Caleb Sanford, McDowell – As a freshman, Sanford won the D-10 Class AAA pole vault title.
Neiko Pratt, George Junior – Won the D-10 Class AAA shot put title.
Girls track and field
Heather Sternby, Meadville - Won the District 10 Class AAA title in the 100.
Sarah Kupniewski, Mercyhurst Prep – Won the 800 title at the D-10 Class AAA championships.
Mary Jaskowak, Grove City – Won the 1,600 and 3,200 and was part of the winning 3,200 relay team to win three D-10 Class AAA titles.
Sabrina Anderson, Warren – Won the 100 hurdles and was part of the winning 400 relay team at the D-10 AAA championships.
Abby Jones, Franklin – Continued her impressive sophomore season with the D-10 Class AAA high jump title.
Anna Chodubski, McDowell – Won two more D-10 Class AAA titles in the long jump and triple jump.
Sophia Fustos, Hickory - Set a District 10 Class AAA record in the shot put with a distance of 43 feet, 9 3/4 inches.
Abby Rose, Fort LeBoeuf – Won the D-10 Class AAA javelin title.
Rebekah Petty, Greenville – Put together a huge performance at the D-10 Class AA championships, including the 100 title and a new D-10 record in the pole vault.
Bethany Evankovich, General McLane – Won the 400 title at the D-10 Class AA championships as a freshman.
Bernadette Prichard, Villa Maria – Won the 1,600 and 3,200 at the D-10 Class AA meet.
Heather Urbaniak, Slippery Rock – Won the 100 hurdles at the D-10 Class AA championships.
Janette Berger, Mercer – Took home the D-10 Class AA 300 hurdles title.
Courtney King, Lakeview – Won the D-10 Class AA high jump title and ran a leg on the winning 400 relay team.
Hannah Drake, Wilmington – Won the D-10 Class AA triple jump title.
Rachel DeMaria, West Middlesex – Won the D-10 Class AA shot put title as well as the javelin title.
Jake Carniewski, McDowell volleyball – Had 41 assists in a four-set win over Saegertown.
Walker Stone, Fort LeBoeuf volleyball – Dished out 18 assists for the Bison in a four-set loss to Rocky Grove.
Noah Jones, Rocky Grove volleyball - Finished with 21 kills and 11 blocks in a four-set win over Fort LeBoeuf.
Tyler Minnis, Meadville volleyball – Had 11 kills, 10 assists and six aces in a sweep of rival Conneaut.
Zak Dennis, Maplewood volleyball - Had 11 digs in a sweep of Fort LeBoeuf.
Matt Sandberg, Warren tennis – Won a big No. 2 singles match in a 4-1 win over Vincentian Academy in a PIAA Class AA first round match.
Derek Thomas, McDowell lacrosse – Scored four goals, including a game-securing goal with one minute left in a 14-12 win over rival Cathedral Prep.
Lisa DeMarco, Villa Maria lacrosse – Scored four goals in a 9-8 win over Fairview and scored two big goals in a win over McDowell.