The Miller Media Group and the First National Bank in Taylorville are proud to present the area athletes of the month.
Female Athlete of the Month
The Female Athlete of the Month is Brittany Alberts. Brittany is a junior anchor and a 3 year starter on the Lady Tornado bowling team. As a sophomore, she advanced to sectionals with a 159 average over 49 games bowled. This year, through 6 games, she is carrying a 191 average. Coach Caniff is impressed with her team leadership and has watched her mentor young bowlers. He fully expects Brittany to make it to the State Tournament this year.
Male Athlete of the Month
The Male Athlete of the Month is Keane Rogers. Keane is a senior wrestler on the Taylorville Tornado wrestling team. He has been a part of the varsity lineup all 4 years of high school. Currently Keane is 4 and 0 on the season with 3 pins in the 145 lb weight class. He was a sectional qualifier last year and Coach Pullen expects Keane to represent the Tornadoes at State this year.
The Miller Media Group and The First National Bank in Taylorville salute these athletes for their hard work and dedication. Watch every month as we select a male and female athlete from the towns in Central Illinois.