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DM Register’s Prep of the Week Winner-Griffin Parker

The following is the post made by the Des Moines Register:

The Register’s Male and Female Athletes of the Week have been named for the week of Sept. 9-15.

The winners are Griffin Parker of Waukee and Emma Lucas of Bedford.

Parker, a senior golfer, won with 46.93 percent of the votes cast by readers.

Lucas, a senior cross country runner, earned 53.76 percent of the votes.

Parker won medalist honors with a round of 69 at the Warrior Invitational on Sept. 12 at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois.

That meet featured teams from 18 schools. Parker’s score was 2-under par. Waukee won the team title as well. Cedar Rapids Prairie’s Ian Johnston also finished with a 69.

Parker is averaging a score of 74.86 in 18-hole meets.