St. Charles Toyota/Kane County Chronicle Athlete of the Month: Batavia wrestling's Joel Shump
Batavia senior wrestler Joel Shump was recently presented with a check for $500 to Batavia High School by St. Charles Toyota's Michael Alf after Shump won St. Charles Toyota-Kane County Chronicle Athlete of the Month honors for the December voting period. Shump, who wrestles at 126 pounds, capped the regular season with a 35-0 record. Despite missing the tail end of his junior season with a broken hand, Shump is Batavia High School's career pins leader. Voting for Athlete of the Month takes place each month at KCChronicle.com and stcharlestoyota.net.