WJBC Athletes of Week: Feb. 6, 2018

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

Molly Turek – Normal Community Bowling

Molly rolled a six-game series of 1,066 to lead three Intercity bowlers advancing as individuals to the LaSalle-Peru Sectional.

Chris Payton – Bloomington Basketball

Chris registered a triple-double of 19 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists in the Purple Raiders’ 97-73 win at Urbana.

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