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South Central Iowa Players of the week: Week 4 — Three Clarke winners

Payton Winship won the SCC title in the long jump recently, and in week four, set a PR with a long jump leap of over 21 feet.
Payton Winship won the SCC title in the long jump recently, and in week four, set a PR with a long jump leap of over 21 feet.

The fourth spring sports South Central Iowa player of the week polls have been conducted with five winners for week four (week of April 23-28).

Polls were conducted on the Twitter profile of OST sportseditor kacarter@crestonnews.com (@CarterEckl) and at https://cnacontests.blogspot.com/.

American Family Insurance is the week four sponsor.

Boys track — Clarke junior Payton Winship

(34 percent of the combined vote on Twitter and CNA contests website)

At Van Meter: Placed in all four events. New PR of 21 feet, 1 inch in long jump for second place (fourth-longest LJ in Class 2A this season). On sixth place 4x100, fifth place shuttle hurdle and seventh place sprint medley relays.

Golf — Clarke junior Conner Deutsch (first two-time winner of spring)

(36 percent of the combined vote on Twitter and CNA contests website)

At Moravia: Shot an 83. At Winterset: Shot an 84. At Centerville: Shot an 87.

Tennis — Clarke junior Megan Linskens

(46 percent of the combined vote on Twitter and CNA contests website)

Three meets: dropped one set between singles and doubles vs. Southwest Valley. Won 8-0 in singles vs. Davis County. Won 8-0 in singles and 8-3 in doubles vs. Creston/O-M.

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