Vote for This Week’s High School Athlete of the Week [12/12]
As the fall sports season comes to a close we're looking forward to basketball and wrestling and the other winter sports, but we're also taking one last look at the fall sports standout stars.
Here are a new batch of local student-athletes this week who have proven themselves worthy in their respective fields.
You can make your vote below, and you can hear the winner announced on the South Jersey Sports Report with Tyler Donohue Saturday morning beginning at 9:00.
Rocco Ordille, Football, St. Joe - The running back rushed for 88 yards and scored two touchdowns in a 33-13 state championship game victory over St. Mary's. His effort helped propel the Wildcats to a fifth straight state title.
Catie Vesper, Swimming, Holy Spirit - She took part in three race victories for the Spartans during a team win over Atlantic City. Vesper finished first in the 50- and 100-meter freestyle races before finishing first in the 400-meter freestyle relay.
Seth Chisholm, Basketball, Atlantic Christian - He scored 24 points in a 71-31 win over Baptist regional. Chisholm poured in 10 points during the first quarter.
Rich Richmond, Swimming, Ocean City - He claimed individual victories in the 200- and 500-meter freestyle. Richmond was also part of a winning effort in the 200-meter freestyle relay.
Matt Stickney, Football, Cherokee - The Chiefs running back led the charge in a Group 5 South Jersey championship win over top-seeded Eastern. Stickney rushed for 134 yards and a touchdown, while adding an interception on defense.