Athlete of the Week
Ballard senior Nick Wacha is the Tri-County Times Athlete of the Week.
Wacha came up huge for the Ballard football team in a 49-0 victory at Gilbert Friday. The win clinched a Class 3A playoff berth for the Bombers.
Wacha made 10 tackles and two sacks to help Ballard pull off the shutout. He also returned a fumble 44 yards for a touchdown.