Winning Numbers: Tallying 1,187 votes for the week, the explosive Spencer Fredrick from Valley Christian is our well-deserved SoCal Prep Legends Boys Athlete of the Week.
The senior helped lead the Crusaders to a CIF Southern Section Division 3 title with 13 kills and two aces in a quarterfinal sweep of Quartz Hill and 16 kills, nine digs, six total blocks and an ace in a five-setter over Cathedral during Saturday’s final at Cerritos College. Valley Christian came from behind to erase a two sets to one deficit as well as an 8-3 disadvantage in the fourth to capture their first championship since 2011.
Fredrick is committed to play volleyball at UC-Santa Barbara.
Final Tally: (Total Votes: 2,153)
Spencer Fredrick, Valley Christian 55%, 1,187 votes
Isaiah Diego-Williams, Serra 33%, 718 votes
Jasher Foster, St. Francis 6%, 124 votes
Joseph Anderson, Upland 4%, 84 votes
James Acuna, Cypress 1%, 17 votes
Adam Parks, Oak Park 1%, 13 votes
Xolan Brown, Redlands 0%, 10 votes
NOTE: The best athletes in Southern California will be honored at the SoCal Prep Legends Awards event June 10 on ABC7 after the NBA Finals.
Also, each Athlete of the Week is announced on ABC7’s 6 p.m. evening news broadcast every Friday. Be sure to tune in!