• WSD/Lou Fusz Student-Athletes of the Month Previous WSD/Lou Fusz Student-Athletes of the Month

    The Wentzville School District/Lou Fusz Student-Athlete of the Month aims to recognize varsity student-athletes for their achievements in the classroom, commitment, sportsmanship, and teamwork. These student-athletes were honored for their performances during December 2018.

    Sophia Dattilo and Aaron Henrich


    Sophia Dattilo // Swimming // Senior
    A member of the golf, track and swimming teams, Sophia Dattilo also is a part of STUCO and HOSA. In the pool, she has the teams’ top times in the 50 freestyle and 100 breaststroke and Coach Emily Crawford says she is always smiling and pushing herself to improve. Sophie is also known as a great team leader, with her coach asking her for feedback and help with the younger athletes.

    Aaron Henrich // Basketball // Senior
    Senior Aaron Henrich has appeared in all 14 of the Indians’ games so far this season, averaging 6.2 points per game, 3.3 rebounds while shooting a team-best 75% from the free throw line. His season game-highs include a 14 point performance vs. Hannibal on November 28 and 10 rebounds vs. Liberty on December 7. He is known as a hard worker not only on the basketball court but also in the classroom, receiving honor roll status along with a great ACT score.

    Janna Stevenson and Jayce Catchings  


    Janna Stevenson // Wrestling // Junior
    As a three-year member of the Liberty wrestling squad, Janna Stevenson was the first to represent the Eagles in a girls wrestling tournament. Most recently, she placed 4th at the GAC Tournament and continues to work hard as a competitor. In the classroom, Janna is a consistent student and maintains an honor roll GPA.

    Jayce Catchings // Basketball // Junior
    Junior Jayce Catchings is having a great season for the Liberty Eagles. As of games through January 8, his 27.4 points per game is second in the metro St. Louis area and he also averaging 5.3 rebounds, 2.6 steals and 2.1 assists per game. On December 11 vs. Francis Howell North, Catchings scored 44 points, setting a school record for most points in a single game. He has proven to be a leader on the court and also is a member of the honor roll at Liberty.

    Hanna Kuhlmann and Caleb Conedera  


    Hannah Kuhlmann  // Swimming // Junior
    Junior Swimmer Hannah Kuhlmann qualified for state in the 100 freestyle at the Lindbergh Invitational with her first-place finish in the event. She has also qualified for state in the 200 and 400 freestyle relays and has state consideration times in several other events as well. Hannah has been one of the top scorers on the swim team and also an accomplished student, ranking first in the junior class at Timberland. An all-around hard worker, Kuhlmann is known to lead by example.

    Caleb Conedera  // Wrestling //  Senior
    Caleb began his December by winning the Westminster Tournament going 8-0, pinning all of his opponents. He followed that with a win in the team dual vs. Fort Zumwalt West and finished the month by placing 4th in one of the toughest wrestling tournaments in the nation at Dvorak. He had a record of 14-2 (11 wins by pin) and the 2 losses came from the same highly ranked Illinois wrestler. Caleb is also a member of the honor roll at Timberland for his work in the classroom.