CENTERVILLE, IA – It’s time to announce the KTWA Athlete of the Week, brought to you by Pella Regional Therapy in Ottumwa. Physical, occupational, speech, and aquatic therapy, located at the Ottumwa YMCA.
The KTWA Athlete of the Week is: Centerville baseball player Merrick Mathews. The junior produced on the mound and at the plate in the Big Reds’ first two postseason wins versus Pella Christian and Winterset, going 5-of-8 with three RBIs, and earning the win versus the Huskies after pitching six strong innings and striking out five batters.
Ottumwa Radio’s Athlete of the Week program is made possible by the generosity of Pella Regional Therapy in Ottumwa, and the cooperation of our area high schools. This is a great accomplishment and one to be very proud of. Please join us in congratulating Merrick Mathews. All of us at the Ottumwa Radio Group wish you continued success in your future!