Vote for This Week’s High School Athlete of the Week
Congrats to Absegami's Salman Khalid for taking this past week's Athlete of the Week honors. It's not too often a runner wins it, so good job, Salman!
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.
Wesley Hills, Football, Wildwood: The senior playmaker continues to cement his status as a Warrior legend. Hills accumulated 491 total yards and eight touchdowns in a 61-34 victory over Maple Shade.
Akwasi Adu, Soccer, Atlantic City: Adu tallied a hat trick in a 4-3 victory over Mainland Regional. His third score proved to be the game-winner and increased his season total to 15 goals.
Calvin Cass, Football, St. Augustine: The senior running back ran for five touchdowns before halftime during the Hermits’ 49-7 win at Ocean City. The league’s leading rusher was unstoppable once again, leading St. Augustine to a 4-0 record.
Emily Johnson, Cross-Country, Wildwood Catholic: She set a new Wildwood Catholic course record, leading the Crusaders to tri-meet wins over Cedar Creek and St. Joe. Johnson crossed the finish line in 21:25.
Frank Ziegler, Football, Lower Cape May: The Caper Tigers quarterback broke an 18-year-old CAL record by scoring 39 total points in a 59-32 victory over Pleasantville. Ziegler ran for five touchdowns, converted four two-point attempts and kicked an extra point in an all-around dominant effort.