Scholar-Athlete of the Week: Wetmore's Joel Hutfles

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(WIBW) -- Wetmore's Joel Hutfles is WIBW's Scholar-Athlete of the Week.

Hutfles is a four-sport athlete for the Cardinals, participating in football, basketball track and baseball.

He boasts a 3.9615 GPA and is first in his class.

During Hutfles' basketball season, he broke a 37-year old Kansas high school record for single steals in one game with 19. The previous record was 14.

Hutfles is the president of the Student Council, an officer in Wetmore's SADD chapter, a member of KAYS and a member of the National Honor Society.

He plans to attend Emporia State University and major in mathematics and physics.