Junior Blake Horner had an unbeaten day for his Hunt High wrestling team Saturday at the 3-A Big East Conference Duals, making him this week’s Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week.
Wrestling at 138 pounds, Blake won all four of his matches, including three by pin, as he improved to 27-11 on the season.
The son of Macey and Donald Horner of Wilson, Blake has a 4.3 weighted GPA while taking honors courses at Hunt. He is a member of the school’s chapter of National Honor Society, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Future Farmers of America. He also ran cross-country for the Warriors this past fall.
Blake is active in his youth group at Sharpsburg Baptist Church and wrestles Greco-Roman and freestyle for Backyard Wrestling Club of Rocky Mount.