Milligan, a senior at A. I. du Pont High, was Delaware's Athlete of the Year. He was an all-state defensive back, two-time state wrestling champ (167 pounds) and the state's leading home-run and RBI man as an all-state third baseman.
LuLong, 17, won the Los Angeles Women's Amateur Golf Championship by five strokes, shooting 77-76-78—231. LuLong, who plays No. 1 on the El Camino High boys' team, was low amateur in the Kathryn Crosby Invitational earlier this year.
Pitching for the Yankees in the Altamont Little League, Tom, 12, did not allow an earned run in 44 innings while striking out 93 and compiling a 7-0 record. Tom also batted .587 and led the league with nine home runs in 25 games.
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Jesse, a senior at Princess Anne High, was undefeated this season in the 100-yard dash. He won the state championship with a meet-record 9.5 and the Atlanta Track Classic in 9.3, tying Houston McTear's meet record.
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Patsy, 17, singlehandedly won the state 1-A track championships for Yelm High with records in the long jump. (19'9¾") and high jump (5'8¼") and winning two other events. She also won the AAU junior women's pentathlon with 4,103 points.
Rick, 13, collected his 24th consecutive first place in the shotput while winning his third straight AAU Junior Olympics state championship with a toss of 44'2". Rick also won the state AAU title in the discus with a state-record throw of 137'5".