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 Sept. 5 to Sept. 10, and then vote for who you think is the best athlete this week. The overall winner will be announced on Friday, Sept. 16.

Clare Lenihan

Lenihan helped Chadwick to a 3-0 start with a sweep of Peninsula on Wednesday, and a 3-1 victory over North Torrance on Friday. Lenihan had 12 kills to pace the Dolphins in a 25-13, 26-24, 25-18 win over Peninsula and had 23 kills in the 20-25, 25-22, 25-14, 25-10 win over North.

Kayla Lund
Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy

Lund, a Pittsburgh-commit, recorded 17 kills, 30 assists, 10 digs and four aces in a 21-25, 25-11, 25-13, 25-19, 25-18 nonleague victory at Valencia on Tuesday. On Thursday, she had 27 kills, 31 assists and 17 digs in a 32-30, 25-22, 19-25, 26-28, 15-10 nonleague victory at Claremont.

Katie Lukes
San Juan Hills

The junior outside hitter recorded 60 kills (kill perecentage of 40) during the first two days of the Dave Mohs Tournament as the Stallions reached the finals. Lukes also had 22 digs. She ranks as the top serve-receive passer for the Stallions with a rating of 2.4 on a 3-point scale.

Maddie Nunley
Vista Murrieta

The setter racked up 53 assists Thursday in a five-set victory over Santiago. Nunley had 19 of those assists in the third set, when she guided the offense to a .552 attacking percentage in that frame. Vista won the match, 25-19, 22-25, 25-17, 23-25, 15-12.

Kayla Fisher

Against REV, Fisher had 11 kills in 21 attempts with only one error for a .476 hitting percentage along with two aces, three blocks and four digs. In 10 sets over five matches at the Mohs Tournament, she managed 29 kills, 11 blocks, and three aces. She and teammate Natalie Hadder were named to the all-tournament team.

Annaka Jorgenson
Ontario Christian

The 6-foot outside hitter has helped the Knights to a 5-0 start, which includes 3-0 sweeps last week of Ontario and Arrowhead Christian. She registered 14 kills in the win over the Jaguars and added 15 kills and five aces in the victory over the Eagles. She now has 92 kills in five matches (18 sets) for an average of 5.1 kills per set. Her season best so far was 29 kills in 3-1 win over Upland.

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