Girls Athlete of the Week

VOTE: SoCal Prep Legends Girls Athlete of the Week

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Click on the newspaper links below the athlete’s name to read about their performance from March 26 to March 31, and then vote for who you think is the best athlete this week. The overall winner will be announced on Friday, April 6.

Voting poll at bottom of the page.

Sophia Nugent
Los Alamitos
Nugent had 10 RBIs in three Los Alamitos victories last week. Nugent was 2 for 3 with five RBIs in an 8-3 win over Cypress, 2 for 2 with a home run and three RBIs in a 8-0 win over Kennedy and she had two RBIs in a 12-6 win over Fountain Valley.

Shea O’Leary
O’Leary pitched a one-hit shutout against Agoura High, one of the area’s top teams, last Tuesday in a 5-0 victory. The Texas-bound pitcher also had seven strikeouts.

Amaya Eubanks
The Olympians snapped a two-game losing skid last week and Eubanks played a large role. The shortstop had a pair of hits, including a triple and an RBI in a 13-3 win over Lawndale. She followed that with a three-hit, four-RBI performance in 13-3 win over Lynwood.

Alexandra Ackerman
Ackerman won the 400-meter race at the Flying Tiger Invitational in San Jacinto, finishing in a personal-best time of 1 minute, 0.76 seconds to help Elsinore win the girls team title. Ackerman was part of both winning relay teams, and she also placed second in the 200 meters.

Mya Greene
Greene won the 300-meter hurdles at the Trabuco Hills Invitational in Mission Viejo, finishing in a personal-best time of 43.57 seconds. That time is the sixth fastest in the state this season. Greene also finished second in the 100 hurdles with a time of 14.45 seconds.

Faimalie Sale
Los Alamitos
The Arizona commit recorded a Southern Section-leading throw of 46 feet, 2 inches to finish first in the shot put at the Trabuco Hills Invitational. The mark ranks second in the state this season. Sale also placed second in the the discus (139-3) but posted a better mark (150-4) in a Sunset League tri-meet earlier in the week. The latter ranks third in the Southern Section. 

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