Daiden Shaw of Lake Michigan Catholic/Countryside Academy Football is the WSJM Sports Berrien County Student Athlete of the Week for the week of September 1, 2019. In the Lakers’ season opening win over Tekonsha, Daiden rushed for 221 yards and three touchdowns. He also returned three kicks for touchdowns and finished with 263 kick return yards. Then against Bridgman, he rushed for 142 yards and a touchdown.
Daiden is also a member of the Countryside Academy Basketball and Track teams, and National Honor Society. In the classroom, he carries a 3.7 grade point average.
Daiden is the son of Alden and Roxanne Shaw of Benton Harbor.
Other finalists for the week were Steve Kendall of Brandywine Football, Jack Pender of St. Joe Soccer, A.J. Deweerd of Michigan Lutheran Soccer, and Donnie Necas of Bridgman Football.