Athlete of the Week

Joe Randleman
Ames Tribune
Jocie Hobbs

Ballard sophomore Jocie Hobbs was named the Tri-County Times Athlete of the Week.

Hobbs went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer for the Ballard softball team during a 12-2 loss to second seed Davenport Assumption during the Class 3A quarterfinals of the state softball tournament July 19 in Fort Dodge. She also was 1-for-3 with two runs and an RBI during the Bombers' 8-1 victory over Sioux Center in the 3A fifth-place game July 20.