Athlete of the Week: Ben Wharton
May 7, 2013
Steamboat Springs — School: Steamboat Springs High School
Height: 5 feet, 11 inches
Why: Wharton helped key the Sailors to a 2-0 weekend and a No. 6 seed in the Class 4A playoffs. He especially was good in the win against Grand Junction, scoring four goals and adding an assist.
Quotable: "He's done a tremendous job and provides good leadership for us on and off the field." — Coach Bob Hiester