Winning Numbers: The junior third baseman was voted for 1,116 times this week, which was more than enough to grant him the SoCal Prep Legends Athlete of the Week.
Cerritos was thought to be a threat to La Mirada in this year’s Suburban League race. But RJ Lan temporarily put that notion to rest with a monster day at the plate against the Dons. Lan, also a football standout, stroked two home runs as La Mirada posted a 12-0 win last week. Lan finished with seven RBIs and one of the homers was a grand slam.Nick Moore of Oaks Christian finished second in the voting with 606 votes.
Finally Tally (Total Votes: 2,141)
RJ Lan, La Mirada 52%, 1,116 votes
Nick Moore, Oaks Christian 28%, 606 votes
Chris Trivell, Palos Verdes 10%, 211 votes
Nick Lodolo, Damien 6%, 134 votes
Hunter Epson, Long Beach Wilson 2%, 52 votes
Jonathan Gonzalez, Kaiser 1%, 11 votes
Hans Crouse, Dana Hills 1%, 11 votes
NOTE: The best athletes in Southern California will be honored at an end-of-the-school-year awards show on June 1 in Downtown Los Angeles at L.A. Live in the Novo Theater presented by Microsoft.
Also, each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!
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