Courtney Kedroski

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Basketball Player Courtney Kedroski. Courtney is averaging 14 points and three rebounds per game. She is also dishing out two assists and grabbing two steals per game. Coach Adam Fischer says Courtney works hard and has developed into a good ball handler. She has hit on 42 percent of her shots this year, 45 percent on two's and 39 percent on three's. Courtney is second on the team in three pointers with 43. She has hit on 65.5 percent of her free throw attempts. Courtney is a very good softball player as well and plans to play both softball and basketball at Fontbonne University in
St. Louis. Kedroski is also a very good student and plans to get into the medical field, possibly as an anesthesiologist.

Courtney scored 19 points in a 47-43 win over Fort Zumwalt South Tuesday night, helping Washington capture the GAC Central Championship.

Photo provided by the Washington Missourian

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