Congrats to St. Joe's on their title and star Miles Pease for taking home 97.3 ESPN's High School Athlete of the Week honors.

Meanwhile, we have a new batch of local student-athletes who have proven themselves on the field this week. You can vote for your pick, and hear the winner announced on the South Jersey Sports Report with Tyler Donohue Saturday morning at 9:00.

Julia Duggan, Basketball, Ocean City - The Red Raiders standout senior forward has started the season strong. Duggan, who is committed to Rider University, lifted her squad to a statement victory Sunday over defending Group I state champ Cedar Creek. She scored 16 points and pulled down 16 rebounds in a 53-41 victory.


Michael Holloway, Basketball, Sacred Heart - The sophomore center has helped spearhead Sacred Heart's surprising 3-0 start in the United Conference. Holloway tallied 19 points and 10 rebounds in a 45-38 victory over defending conference champion Pleasantville.


Sydney Boswell, Swimming, Mainland The senior surged to first-place finishes in individual races (200 IM and 100 backstroke) and played a part in two relay wins against Egg Harbor Township. Boswell, an all-conference performer, is trying to lead the Mustangs to a third consecutive American Conference title.


Darrell Shelton, Basketball, Middle Township - A month after playing a pivotal role in the Panthers first football playoff run since 2004, Shelton is back to his old tricks on the basketball court. He buried four three-pointers on his way to 23 points in a commanding 67-47 victory over longtime CAL rival St. Augustine.