• 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 February 2019.


    Holt Student-Athletes of the Month

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    Esther Han // Wrestling // Freshman
    Holt freshman Esther Han made school and Wentzville School District history by becoming the first girls wrestling state champion at the MSHSAA Wrestling Championships. She completed her freshman season undefeated, finishing 26-0 with 23 falls, 2 technical falls, and 1 major decision. Esther is also an honor roll student, maintaining a 4.0 GPA in the classroom.

    JT Goldstein // Basketball // Junior
    An honor roll student and member of the soccer and basketball teams at Holt, JT Goldstein was a solid role player before an injury ended his basketball season. He had one of the key plays of the rivalry game versus Timberland back in December, scoring a layup and subsequent free throw that led to Holt winning the rivalry game. He averaged 3.7 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 1.5 steals and was also named a GAC All-Academic honoree.


    Liberty Student-Athletes of the Month  

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    Mia Vanpamel // Basketball // Junior
    Liberty junior Mia Vanpamel concluded a successful junior season on the girls' basketball team by being named GAC Second Team All-Conference and a member of the all-district team. She averaged 11.9 points, 3.8 rebounds, 1.5 steals and 1.2 assists per game. She also received recognition as part of the GAC All-Academic team along with 9 other teammates.

    Chris Hauk // Basketball // Senior
    Chris Hauk wrapped up his senior season on the boys' basketball team and now heads into the spring as a member of the baseball team. He was a steady contributor on the basketball roster, appearing in 25 of the 26 games during the season and providing leadership along with six other seniors on the roster. Chris was also named to the GAC All-Academic team and is a member of the Principal’s Honor Roll, recognizing students with a GPA of 4.0 or higher.


    Timberland Student-Athletes of the Month  

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    Tynlee Jones // Dance // Sophomore
    Tynlee Jones is a second-year varsity member of Wolf Line dance team at Timberland. She received an Academic All-State award for 3.7-3.99 GPA in Class 5 and placed 2nd in the sophomore solo category at the 2019 MDTA State Championship. Tynlee’s contributions to Timberland both on and off the floor exemplify how hard work and good sportsmanship positively impact herself and others.

    Chase McCoy // Wrestling // Junior
    Timberland junior Chase McCoy finished his Junior year wrestling season strong. He had a record of 13-4 in February which included a 3rd place finish at Districts and a 5th place finish at the state championship tournament that included 4 wins all by pin. Chase is also involved in DECA at Timberland and recently earned 2nd place in Principles of Marketing to qualify for the state competition.