Congratulations to our Hardware Hank “Nuts & Bolts” Athletes of the Week: Jordan Tomkinson, junior, Sacred Heart boys' basketball and Emma Barrick-Benson, junior, Hutchinson girls' hockey.
Name: Jordan Tomkinson
Sport: Boys' basketball
School: Sacred Heart
Information: Tomkinson could be called "January Jordan" for the numbers he's been putting up lately. He went on a run scoring 30+ points in 7-of-8 games, leading his team to victories over top section rivals.
Name: Emma Barrick-Benson
Sport: Girls' hockey
Information: Sticking with the nickname theme, let's go with "Brick Wall" Barrick-Benson. Emma has a 1.57 goals against average with a .943 save percentage and has posted three shutouts. She's also helping grow the program by volunteer coaching for youth goalies and also raised money to buy mouth guards for every skater in the Hutchinson youth association.