WJBC Athletes of the Week: Jan. 22, 2018

WJBC Radio, in conjunction with Meatheads of Bloomington-Normal and Roberts Trophies, is proud to present the WJBC Athletes of the Week.

Lauren Shanks – Central Catholic Basketball

Lauren registered 26 points in a home win over Pontiac.

Jacob Donaldson – Ridgeview Basketball

Jacob led all scorers with 29 points in the title game after a 26-point semifinal as the Mustangs recorded their fourth straight McLean County Tournament championship.

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