DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

May 23, 2013

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK


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Jake Welch

Senior

Baseball

Baseball player Jake Welch in two wins last week went 6 for 8 with 5 runs scored. He plays solid defense at short as well.

Sirena Paiva

Senior

Softball

Softball player Sirena Paiva has contributed both offensively and defensively in recent games, laying out on countless occasions to keep the ball in front of her and then making the play.

PINKERTON ACADEMY

Elizabeth Preble

Freshman

Austin Cusick

Junior

Bass Fishing

The NHIAA recently held its inaugural bass fishing state tournament and Pinkerton Team 1 of Elizabeth Preble and Austin Cusick placed fifth out of a field of 58 boats. Preble also had the team’s largest bass.

Tyler Brand

Senior

Amanda Fleming

Senior

Unified track

Tyler Brand and Amanda Fleming helped the unified track to a home sweep of Concord and Epping last week. Tyler helped lead the 4 x 200 relay to a win. Tyler took first in the 100m and long jump. Amanda Fleming won the long jump for girls with her best jump of the season, improving by 12 inches.