Week 8 Athlete of the Week: Madilyn Melton

Here is the Louisburg Sports Zone Athlete of the Week for week eight of the winter sports season, sponsored by Louisburg Chiropractic.



Louisburg freshman Madilyn Melton didn’t look like a first year player during the Lady Cats’ game with rival Paola last week. Melton led the Lady Cats with 21 points and 11 rebounds as she helped Louisburg to a 69-57 win over the Panthers. It was Louisburg’s first win over Paola in four years.

The athlete of the week award is announced every Wednesday morning during the winter season and the winner is selected by Louisburg Sports Zone with the help of nominations from coaches.
Previous winners:
Week 1: Austin Moore
Week 2: Carson Buffington
Week 3: Cade Holtzen
Week 4: Thad Hendrix
Week 5: Blue Caplinger
Week 6: Ben Minster
Week 7: Isabelle Holtzen