STLToday Athlete of the Week
Eddie Ahearn, Parkway South basketball
A three-sport standout, Ahearn became the leading rebounder in Parkway South program history. Ahearn, a 6-foot-3 and 200-pound senior forward, had eight points and eight rebounds as the Patriots claimed a 56-35 nonconference victory against North Point. Ahearn’s career rebounds total in four seasons as a starter sits at 474, breaking the previous record of 472 shared by 1986 graduate John Rahoy and 2010 graduate Kevin Pohle. Ahearn averages 12.2 points and 6.3 rebounds a game this season and he has scored 860 points in his career. He also was the Patriots’ starting quarterback in football for three seasons and was the Suburban Conference Red Pool pitcher of the year last season in baseball.