St. Joseph’s Sualua Pepe voted SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

St. Joseph's Sualua Pepe (12) raises her arm in celebration after a kill during Saturday's CIF-SS Division 3 Girls Volleyball Championship between St. Joseph and Glendora at Cerritos College in Norwalk, CA Saturday, November 12, 2016. (Photo by Mark Dustin for the Press-Telegram)
St. Joseph's Sualua Pepe (12) raises her arm in celebration after a kill during Saturday's CIF-SS Division 3 Girls Volleyball Championship between St. Joseph and Glendora at Cerritos College in Norwalk, CA Saturday, November 12, 2016. (Photo by Mark Dustin for the Press-Telegram)

SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week
Name: Sualua Pepe
School: St. Joseph
Sport: Volleyball
Year: Junior

Winning Numbers: In championship form Pepe racked up 8,660 votes this week for her performance in the CIF Southern Section Division 3 final.
St. Joseph claimed the divisional title on Saturday at Cerritos College, in large part thanks to the exploits of Pepe, who has a Division 1 arm playing in the Division 3 playoffs. Pepe finished the match with 26 kills and 26 digs, just seven fewer kills than the Jesters’ opponent had as a team.

VIDEO: Highlights of Sualua Pepe’s CIF final performance

Final Tally: (Total Votes: 19,726)

NAME VOTES %
Sualua Pepe, St. Joseph 8,660 43.9%
Bailey Wilson, Sierra Canyon
7,244 36.72%
Devon Chang, Santa Margarita
2,204 11.17%
Mikaela Ramirez, Ayala
726 3.68%
Rylee Penn, Centennial
662 3.36%
Riley O’Donnell, Palos Verdes
170 0.86%
Michelle Wong, La Serna
35 0.18%
Claire Graves, Citrus Valley
25 0.13%

 

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