Hartle, Johnson named Bojangles Athletes of the Week

Hartle, Johnson named Bojangles Athletes of the Week

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum basketball players Zach Hartle and Kasey Johnson have been named the Bojangles Athletes of the Week.                                        

Hartle, junior forward from King, North Carolina, averaged 18.5 points per game in leading Tusculum to a 1-1 record last week.  He averaged 5.5 three-pointers made per game while shooting 64.7 percent from beyond the three-point arc.  He poured in 18 points on his six 3-pointers, including his game-winning trey with 22 seconds left in Tusculum's 86-85 win over Columbus State on Saturday. He went 6-of-8 from 3-point land, while also dishing out four assists and hauling in three rebounds.  He connected on five treys for his team-high 19 points against Lee University on Tuesday.  He also went 2-of-2 from the free throw line.

Johnson, a junior forward from Greensboro, North Carolina, scored 15 points in a pair of games for the Pioneers, including a 78-41 win over Bluefield State on Saturday. Johnson shot 46.4 percent from the field and averaged 5.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.0 steals per game for the Pioneers, who are off to a 5-1 start heading into South Atlantic Conference play this week.

The Tusculum College Athlete of the Week Award is sponsored by Bojangles, located at 3240 Andrew Johnson Highway in Greeneville.  The Bojangles Athlete of the Week Award honors one male and one female athlete each week from an in-season sport.                                     


2017-2018 Bojangles Athletes of the Week


Male Athlete of the Week

Female Athlete of the Week

Aug. 31-Sep. 3, 2017

Zac Branham (Cross Country)

Alissa Furches  (Cross Country)

Sep. 4-10, 2017

Maxwell Joseph (Football)

Payton DeHart (Soccer)

Sep. 11-17, 2017

Matt Simon (Football)

Sonja Ballmert (Soccer)

Sep. 18-24, 2017

Alex Ogle (Football)

Shannon Murphy (Volleyball)

Sep. 25-Oct. 1, 2017

Anthony Bolden (Golf)

Katie Tomassoni (Golf)

Oct. 2-8, 2017

Alex Ogle (Football)

Kate Guildford (Soccer)

Oct. 9-15, 2017

Hunter Cantrell (Football)

Franziska Funke (Tennis)

Oct. 16-22, 2017

Edgar Cervantes (Soccer)

Cassie Born (Volleyball)

Oct. 23-29, 2017

David Whinery (Golf)

Sabrina Schleuger (Volleyball)

Oct. 30-Nov. 5, 2017

Jackson Beason (Cross Country)

Jordan Newby (Soccer)

Nov. 6-12, 2017

Alex Ogle (Football)

Lovely Locklear (Basketball)

Nov. 13-19, 2017

Peyton Woods (Basketball)

Yolizma Cupidan (Basketball)

Nov. 20-26, 2017

Zach Hartle (Basketball)

Kasey Johnson (Basketball)