Marty Ward Jr. of Brandywine High School Football is Berrien County’s Student Athlete of the Week for the week of September 7, 2014. In the Bobcats’ win over Centerville, Marty rushed for 245 yards on 14 carries and scored six touchdowns. On defense, he recorded ten tackles.
Marty is also a member of the Track team. In the classroom, he carries a 3.2 grade point average.
Marty is the son of Marty and Lynda Ward of Niles.
Other finalists for the week were Weston DeHaven of Watervliet Football, Anna Fischer of St. Joe Cross Country, and Skyler Arthur of St. Joe Cross Country.