Chase Strother of New Buffalo High School Tennis is the WSJM Sports Berrien County Student Athlete of the Week for the week of October 6, 2019. Chase won the BCS Conference Championship at #4 Singles with wins over Brandywine and Buchanan. Later in the week, he captured the individual Regional Championship at #4 Singles with wins over Brandywine, Buchanan, and Berrien Springs.
Chase is also a member of the New Buffalo Golf team, Student Senate, and SADD. In the classroom, he carries a 3.8 grade point average.
Chase is the son of Bryan and Rose Strother of La Porte.
Other finalists for the week were Trey Beauchamp & Kaleb Parrett of St. Joe Tennis, Maya Hunter of St. Joe Golf, and Karsyn Stewart of Bridgman Cross Country.
Catch Chase’s conversation with Phil McDonald below…