Girls Athlete WINNERS

Diamond Bar’s Marissa Vasquez voted Southern California Girls Athlete of the Week

Diamond Bar's Marissa Vasquez wins the division 1 800 meter run during the CIF-SS Track and Field Divisional Finals at El Camino College in Torrance, Calif., on Saturday, May 19, 2018. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG)
Diamond Bar's Marissa Vasquez wins the division 1 800 meter run during the CIF-SS Track and Field Divisional Finals at El Camino College in Torrance, Calif., on Saturday, May 19, 2018. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG)

Southern California Girls Athlete of the Week

Name: Marissa Vasquez
School: Diamond Bar
Sport: Track
Year: Sophomore

Winning Numbers: The Brahamas sophomore uncorked a powerful effort in the the CIF Southern Section Division 1 track and field finals in the 800 meters on Saturday. She proved to be too much in winning (2:11.98) while running the fastest time for a sophomore in the state this season.

 

Final Tally:

NAME, SCHOOL VOTES %
Marissa Vasquez, Diamond Bar     4,829  62.6%
Sarah Schneider, Sierra Canyon
2,020 26.19%
Savannah Stocker, El Toro
845 10.95%
Ariyonna Augustine, Long Beach Poly
7 0.09%
Kaelyn McCann, Linfield Christian
5 0.06%
Jacqueline Duarte, Chino Hills
4 0.05%
Jazmyne Frost, Serra
4 0.05%

NOTE: Each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!