DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

January 30, 2014

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK


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Nicole Gonya

Freshman

Alpine skiing

Nicole Gonya has helped the girls alpine ski team finish in the top three spots, overall, in the first three meets of the winter season. She placed second at the meet at Crotched Mountain and placed first in themost recent meet at Gunstock Mountain.

Daniel Lannan

Senior

Alpine skiing

As a senior captain, Dan Lannan has performed well for the boys alpine ski team. He has taken first in two out of three meets, and second in the other, helping to lead the Astros to first and second place overall finishes.

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Steph Pestka

Senior

Gymnastics

Steph Pestka is one of the senior gymnastics captains this year. She has been consistently competing all around for the team and is a steady competitor. Steph is always looking to better her skills and has been working very hard this week in the gym. She is also a role model for the underclassmen.

Brett Evangelista

Senior

Ice hockey

Brett Evangelista’s steady play has been a stabilizing influence on a a young defense, while also contributing on offense with a big game winning goal against Division I Manchester Central recently.