B-UHS Athlete of the Week 1-29-2022


Senior, Swimmer Cameron Zuliani

Cameron Zuliani, the fiercely com-petitive, multi-faceted, multi-talented, multi-sport senior star had a dominant run representing Buckhannon-Upshur High School in the pool during the month of January. As an individual, she won the 100-yard butterfly and finished second in the 100-yard breaststroke, while won as part of the Lady Bucs’ 200-yard medley relay ream and fin-ished second as part of the 100-yard freestyle relay team at the Bridge meet to kickstart off her dominant January run. She followed that performance up by winning as an individual in the 50-yard freestyle and the 100-yard fly with blazing fast times of 25.85 and 1:49.57, respectively during her senior night back on January 12 in a dual against Robert C. Byrd. Zuliani also took first-place honors in the meet as part of the 200-yard medley relay and 200-yard free relay teams. Most recently, back on January 19, Zu-liani continued her dominance in January by winning the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 56.97, as well taking second in the 200-yard freestyle in the dual meet with Elkins. Zuliani also helped both the 200-yard medley relay and 200-yard freestyle relay teams win first place in the dual, with times of 2:07.29 and 1:49.57, respectively.

Senior, Wrestler Luke Bohnsack

The senior wrestler has put together an outstanding 2021-22 season representing Buckhannon-Upshur High School on the mat. His competitive spirit and never quit, never back down mentality has allowed him to grow into the wrestler he is today. Bohnsack is one of head coach Jacob Orr’s most versatile athletes, wrestling in both the 152 and 160-weight classifications. While he usually competes in the 152-weight clas-sification, Bohnsack has shown the ability to jump up a weight class and find success. In his last two meets, Bohnsack finished with 3-1 and 1-1 records respectively. First, Bohnsack wrestling in the 152-weight division, compiled a 3-1 record at the Frank Ferguson Brooke Classic, taking ninth place overall. He followed that strong outing with another in a tri-dual with University and Morgantown. During the tri-dual, Luke Bohnsack posted a 1-1 record, highlighted by a takedown and a reversal on his way to chipping in 4 team points. In the meet, Bohn-sack won by major decision over Hagedorn from University and lost to Thompson from Morgantown. In his last season representing B-UHS on the mat, Bohnsack isn’t leaving anything in reserve. As he prepares for the final stretch of his senior season, Bohnsack has put himself in good position to compete at states this year should he maintain this level of success against quality opposition.

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