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South Central Iowa Players of the week: Week 4 — Three Clarke winners

The fourth spring sports South Central Iowa player of the week polls have been conducted with five winners for week four (week of April 23-28).

Polls were conducted on the Twitter profile of OST sportseditor kacarter@crestonnews.com (@CarterEckl) and at https://cnacontests.blogspot.com/.

American Family Insurance is the week four sponsor.

Boys track — Clarke junior Payton Winship

(34 percent of the combined vote on Twitter and CNA contests website)

At Van Meter: Placed in all four events. New PR of 21 feet, 1 inch in long jump for second place (fourth-longest LJ in Class 2A this season). On sixth place 4x100, fifth place shuttle hurdle and seventh place sprint medley relays.

Golf — Clarke junior Conner Deutsch (first two-time winner of spring)

(36 percent of the combined vote on Twitter and CNA contests website)

At Moravia: Shot an 83. At Winterset: Shot an 84. At Centerville: Shot an 87.

Tennis — Clarke junior Megan Linskens

(46 percent of the combined vote on Twitter and CNA contests website)

Three meets: dropped one set between singles and doubles vs. Southwest Valley. Won 8-0 in singles vs. Davis County. Won 8-0 in singles and 8-3 in doubles vs. Creston/O-M.

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