Athlete of the Week

Joe Randleman
Ames Tribune
Paityn Noe

Ballard junior Paityn Noe is the Tri-County Times Athlete of the Week.

Noe won the girls 3,000-meter run at the Drake Relays April 28. Noe ran a winning time of nine minutes, 53.31 seconds to beat West Des Moines Valley's Addison Dorenkamp by 3.60 seconds for the white flag.

Noe also overcame an early fall to place 17th in the girls 1,500 on Saturday. Her time was 4:52.67.