Athlete of the Week
Ballard senior Chase Winterboer is the Tri-County Times Athlete of the Week. Winterboer came up huge in Ballard’s 73-57 upset win over No. 4 Pella in the Class 3A boys’ basketball substate finals Monday at Southeast Polk High School. Winterboer hit 6 of 9 3-pointers and finished with 18 points and seven assists to help Ballard punch its ticket to state for the first time since 2005.