Jesse Reiser | McHenry, Ill. | Track and Field
Jesse, a senior at McHenry West High, ran the 3,200 meters at the Arcadia (Calif.) Invitational in 8:52.00, the top high school time this season. The state's two-time cross-country runner of the year, he was eighth at the Foot Locker nationals in December, and is the reigning Class 3A cross-country and 3,200 champ. Jesse will run for Illinois.
Vashti Cunningham | Las Vegas | Track and Field
Vashti, a junior at Bishop Gorman High, set a national high school record with a high jump of 6'4¼" at the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., breaking the mark set in 2009 by ¼". It was the third-best jump in the world this season. The defending state champ in the high and long jumps, Vashti is the daughter of former NFL QB Randall Cunningham.
May 4, 2015
Joe DeMers | Martinez, Calif. | Baseball
Joe, a senior righthander at College Park High, pitched a perfect game for a 9--0 victory over Monte Vista High in the Falcons' home opener. His next two starts at home were no-hitters: a 3--0 win over Concord High and an 11--0 victory over Northgate High. Through Sunday, Joe was 8--0 with an 0.26 ERA. He will pitch for Washington.
Ashley Luke | Oak Creek, Wis. | Basketball
Luke, a 6'1" junior forward at Western Illinois, was named the Division I Academic All-America player of the year. A political science grad student who had a 4.0 GPA majoring in journalism and poli sci as an undergrad, she averaged 19.7 points and 11.4 rebounds and has 67 straight games of double-digit scoring, the second-longest active NCAA streak.
Cheng-Tsung Pan | Miaoli County, Taiwan | Golf
Pan, a senior at Washington, tied for first with an eight-under 208 in the Lamkin San Diego Classic at the San Diego Country Club for his seventh career win, a school record. The fourth-ranked college player in the U.S. and the No. 5 amateur in the world, Pan is the first golfer to be named a four-time semifinalist for the Ben Hogan Award.
Shelby Miller | Sugar Land, Texas | Softball
Reina Furuya | Waipahu, Hawaii | Softball
Penn State infielders Miller (far left), a sophomore, and Furuya, a junior, hit fourth-inning grand slams in a 15--5 win over Wisconsin. It was the sixth time in NCAA history that teammates had achieved the feat in the same inning.
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