Anthony Whittington, BUFFALO, W.VA.
Anthony, a senior lefthander at Buffalo High, pitched a
seven-inning no-hitter and set a state record by striking out
every batter except one, who reached first on an error. In his
two previous starts he had 38 strikeouts, no walks and no earned
runs in 14 innings.
C.J. Ireland, ALLISTON, ONT.
Ireland, a senior forward at Mercyhurst College, scored 43 goals
this season, the most ever by a woman Laker, as she led her
school to its first-ever College Hockey America Championship. She
was named to the first team of the all-conference squad.
Monique Tubbs, BOSTON
Track and Field
Tubbs, a senior at Jacksonville University, set a school indoor
record in the 55-meter dash and an outdoor record in the
100-meter dash, and was named Atlantic Sun athlete of the week.
She is the first female Dolphin to become a four-time
Jerico Weitzel, JACKSONVILLE
Jerico, a seventh-grader at the Bolles School, became the first
middle schooler in Florida to become a high school state
wrestling champion. Wrestling in the 145-pound class, he beat a
senior 3-1 in the finals of the state championship.
Kelly Stevison, MANASSAS, VA.
Kelly, a senior at Osbourn Park High, scored the first 10 in the
history of the Virginia state championships while competing on
the vault in her final high school competition. Earlier this year
she won the Northeastern Region all-around championship.
Todd Garcia, WOODBRIDGE, CALIF.
Garcia, 35, a catcher for the U.S. national team, hit two home
runs to give his team a 2-1 victory over Canada and the gold
medal at the Pan Am Games Qualifier in Guatemala City. In the
15-game tournament Garcia batted .484 and had six homers and 17
Deb Remmerde, ROCK VALLEY, IOWA
Deb, a senior guard at Rock Valley High, led the Rockets to their
third straight Iowa state championship and was named MVP of the
tournament. She set state records in career points (2,756),
season points (859), career three-pointers (353) and season
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