Posted: Sep 28, 2011 12:24 AM by Lee Douglas
Updated: Sep 28, 2011 3:36 AM
Golf is the main game for this week's "Loaf ‘N Jug Gatorade High School Athlete of the Week." Congratulations to Jimmy Makloski from Pueblo South high school.
Makloski is the 4A South Central League individual champion and the Southern Colorado regional champ. Thanks to his individual efforts the entire Pueblo South golf team has qualified for the State Championship October 3-4 at Pelican Lakes in Windsor.
Jimmy has been one of the top junior golfers in Colorado the past several years. This summer he was one of four Colorado golfers selected to play on the America's Cup team.
Jimmy also plays varsity basketball for the Colts and has a 3.95 grade point average.
Don't forget to nominate your favorite athlete at KOAA.com. We announce a new "Loaf ‘N Jug Gatorade High School Athlete of the Week" every Tuesday on News 5 at 6:00 and 10:00 p.m.