Jaxon VanTilburg – Van Buren/Cass Student Athlete of the Week
Jaxon VanTilburg of Marcellus High School Track is our WSJM Sports Van Buren/Cass Student Athlete of the Week for the week of March 28, 2021.
In the first meet of the season, the Bridgman Invitational, Jaxon came away with three individual first place finishes. He won the High Jump with a mark of 6’2”, his personal best. He also won the 110 High Hurdles with a time of :17.3 and the 300 Intermediate Hurdles with a time of :46.6. He also ran a leg for the 1600 Meter Relay team.
Jaxon is also a member of the Cross Country and Basketball teams. He has earned four varsity letters in Track, three in Cross Country, and two in Basketball. In the classroom, he is an honor student at Marcellus.
Catch Jaxon’s conversation with Phil McDonald below…