The voting for the top , came down to players.
Timberland's Kyle Fletch, fresh off a week where no pitcher could get him out, squared off with Fort Zumwalt South's Drew Quinones. When the voting closed, Fletcher came out on top. The Timberland star racked up 3,068 votes (54 percent) to claim the St. Charles County Athlete of the Week crown.
Here are the results:
- Drew Quinones—: 2,426 (43 percent)
- Tyler Ehlmann—: 20 (0 percent)
- Justin Blechle—: 113 (2 percent)
- Kyle Fletcher—: 3,068 (54 percent)
Total votes: 5627
Kyle Fletcher's hot bat helped Timberland pull off a 3-0 week. On April 10, Fletcher was 2-for-3 with two RBIs, a run scored and a stolen base in the Wolves 4-3 win over Howell North. In the Wolves 5-0 win against Troy on April 11, Fletcher went 2-for-3 with a walk and a run scored. To close out the week, Fletcher was 3-for-4 with a double, two RBIs and a run scored in Timberland's 6-3 win against Webster Groves.
Patch wants to thank everyone who voted. Remember, this whole contest is just for fun and bragging rights.
Have your own nomination? Email your Athlete of the Week nomination to Joe Barker at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll do our best to put them in the mix next week!