Xavier's Armstrong Wins 'Athlete Of The Week'

By Scott Saville, TV9 Sports

Kayla Armstrong of Cedar Rapids Xavier tries to drive past Washington's Dema Giardino during a Class 4A Regional final at Kennedy High School in Cedar Rapids on Tuesday, February 19, 2013. (Cliff Jette/The Gazette-KCRG TV9)


By Grant Burkhardt

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Cedar Rapids Xavier's Kayla Armstrong is this week's winner of the KCRG-TV9 "Athlete of the Week," sponsored by Cedar Rapids Toyota Scion.

Armstrong scored the winning basket in the Saints' state championship-winning effort against Harlan this past Saturday. She scored 22 points in a semifinal win and 23 in the title game to propel her team to another state championship. Armstrong is also a three-time state champion with Xavier in soccer and will play soccer at Drake next year.

TV9's Scott Saville caught up with the multi-sport star in this week's AOW feature.

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