The Westonka Activities Department is proud to name Mound Westonka High School senior Michael Niederer Athletic/Activities Student of the Week for the week of Jan. 30, 2017.
The boys hockey captain has been a strong leader and playmaker for the White Hawks all season, leading the team in scoring with 40 points (11 goals, 29 assists) and consistently generating offense. According to his coaches, Niederer has continued to build his defensive game and can be trusted to secure wins late in games.
Comments from boys hockey head coach Doug Runke: Michael has dealt with adversity on and off the ice and continues to be dedicated to the team, disciplined in the classroom and focused on getting himself and his teammates better every time he comes to the rink.
Teamwork. Leadership. Respect. Integrity. Excellence.