MCI’s Burger-Roy Wins Athlete Of The Week By Narrow Margin
MCI kicker Kyle Burger-Roy has been named First National Bank High School Athlete of the Week after kicking a clutch go-ahead field goal in the Huskies' overtime win against Nokomis last Friday.
Burger-Roy won with 26.1 percent of the vote, edging runner up Silver Clukey (24.83 percent), a member of the Winslow field hockey team.
The MCI kicker nailed a 21-yard field goal, giving the Huskies a 24-21 lead in the extra session.
After the kick, MCI sealed the game by picking off a pass from Nokomis senior quarterback Andrew Haining.
Other nominees this week included Camille Kohtala of the Orono girls cross country team, Ian Meserve of the Hermon boys cross country team and Lawrence football player Isaiah Schooler.
Other Athlete of the Week winners from the 2018 fall sports season include Hermon's Wyatt Gogan, MDI's Elijah Joyce, Winslow's Alex Demers, Hermon's Garrett Trask, Alex Costedio of Nokomis, Wyatt Harvey of Houlton and Alex Higgins of Lawrence.
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