DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

January 17, 2013

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK


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Nicole Beals

Freshman

Swimming

Nicole Beals finished first in the 500 and 200 free while being a member of the first-place 400 free relay and second-place 200 Medley relay. These were key swims in beating Bishop Guertin, Alvirne and Nashua.

Matt Marchman,

Nate Mitchell

Seniors

Ice hockey

Matt Marchman and Nate Mitchell helped the Astros get off to a 3–3 start to the season. The two have shared goalie duties, with each making many key saves to keep the Astros in games as the young defense learns the ropes and continues to improve.

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HIGH SCHOOL

Jordan Dufresne

Freshman

Gymnastics

Jordan Dufresne has really embraced the high school team spirit. As a freshman, she has proven that she is ready to work. She is always enthusiastic, motivated and positive. She has been very consistent at the competitions. She typically competes on beam, bars and vault.

Eric Coburn

Junior

Ice hockey

Eric Coburn is a standout both in the classroom and on the ice. Eric leads the team in points, helping the ice hockey team earn wins over rival Pinkerton and Division 1 powerhouse Manchester Memorial this season.