Athletes of the Week for Oct. 13

  • Tue Oct 19th, 2010 7:13pm

Conner Ballew

Archbishop Murphy High School

The Wildcat senior standout took first place at the 27th annual Hole-in-the-Wall Invitational cross country meet Oct. 9 at Lakewood High School. Ballew finished the 5K race in 15 minutes, 55 seconds. Ballew helped Archbishop Murphy to a sixth place finish in the team standings. Ballew took 12th place at state last year.

Denae Fitz

Jackson High School

The Wolfpack senior captain scored goals in the 12th, 27th and 75th minute and also had two assists to help lead the Timberwolves to a 7-1 victory over Arlington in a Western Conference 4A girls soccer game Oct. 7 at Arlington High School. Fitz has scored four goals and has two assists for Jackson, which is tied for second in the league.