CARROLLTON, Mo.- The KRLI Sports 5th Quarter “Show-Me Standout” public poll for Week 5 turned out to be a battle of the small-schools as Hale/Bosworth Cardinals faithful and the Tina-Avalon Dragon faithful carried their student-athletes to victory.
The freshman front-court standout for the Hale/Bosworth Cardinals won week 5’s version of the public poll. Jaeden Sears totaled 584 of the 1,119 votes in a little over four days. He was nominated by Coach Berger for putting up 13 points five rebounds vs. Northwestern and 11 points 13 rebounds vs. Tina-Avalon.
Another freshman came out on top this time in the girl’s public poll. Haley Rucker of the Tina-Avalon Lady Dragons has came on strong this season as she develops according to Coach Hansen. Rucker was able to garner 3,070 of the 4,830 votes last week. In important conference matchups, Rucker put up 17 points vs. Hale/Bosworth and 12 points vs. Southwest.
|# of votes|
|Jaeden Sears, Hale/Bosworth||584|
|Jose Alicea, St. Paul Lutheran||266|
|Jaxon Althaus, Oak Grove||164|
|Wade Spilman, Higbee||31|
|Blake Dawson, Fayette||28|
|Ethan Kilgore, East Buchanan||23|
|Cameron Kelly, Concordia||11|
|Max Schroeder, Macon||10|
|Bailey Lyons, New Franklin||2|
|# of votes|
|Haley Rucker, Tina-Avalon||3,070|
|Madison Brown, Norborne||1,545|
|Taylor Wagner, Polo||157|
|Jessica Sader, Knob Noster||39|
|Sadie Limback, Santa Fe||10|
|Alyssa Morris, Odessa||9|