Northridge’s Dylan Ritchie wins TGN Athlete of the Week (Nov. 1-7, 2021)

Congratulations to Northridge sophomore Dylan Ritchie on winning this week’s Goshen News Athlete of the Week Award! Ritchie kicked the game-winning extra point in the Raiders’ 27-26 victory over previously-unbeaten No. 2 Leo to win the Class 4A, Sectional 19 football championship Friday night. Ritchie also made two field goals in the game and two other extra points, scoring nine of his team’s 27 points in the contest. Northridge now advances to play Mississinewa in this Friday’s regional championship game. Pictured above, from left, is Goshen News sports editor Austin Hough, Ritchie, Northridge head coach Chad Eppley and Goshen News sports reporter Evan Lepak. The Goshen News Athlete of the Week Award is presented by Play It Again Sports. Along with receiving a certificate for the honor, Ritchie also receives a $20 gift card to Play It Again Sports.