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Central's Kelton Chapman, left, is the Polk County Athlete of the Week after leading the Panthers in scoring in two Oregon West Conference wins last week.
January 30, 2013
Chapman, a senior guard for the Panthers boys basketball team, scored 35 points in two crucial Oregon West Conference wins last week. He netted 18 points in a 58-45 victory over Taft Jan. 22, then scored a team-high 17 points in Friday's 45-34 win at Stayton. The victories were the first in league play for Central, which is now stands at 3-2 in conference play after Tuesday's 42-36 victory over Newport.