AFLAC Amazing Athlete: Jenna Deep, Clinton field hockey. A low-scoring battle saw the Warriors defeat the Camden Blue Devils 1-0 on October 5, and it was Deep who scored the game’s only goal in the first half, which held up the rest of the way.
Atlas Fence All-Star: Landon Hellwig, Skaneateles boys soccer. Hellwig put in a pair of goals as the reigning state Class B champion Lakers opened its season October 8 by defeating the Mexico Tigers 7-2.
Mirbeau Inn and Spa Megastar: Austin Calkins, Hannibal boys cross country. Calkins was the only runner to break the 19-minute mark, finishing in 18 minutes, 26 seconds as part of the Warriors’ 19-42 win over the Phoenix Firebirds on October 7.
Nagle Turf Winning Moment: Ella Bouley, Auburn girls tennis, claiming a 7-5, 3-6, 6-4 decision over Liverpool’s Kelly Geiwitz that proved the decisive point for the Maroons during a 4-3 decision over the Warriors on October 6.
Sports Center 481 Driving Force: Hailey DiMao, Canastota field hockey. The Raiders’ 5-0 romp over the Sauquoit Valley Indians on October 9 included a fine effort from DiMao, who paced the Canastota attack thanks to her two goals and one assist.
Summitcars.com Coach of the Week: Tom Etoll, Westhill boys soccer. The Warriors got off to a quick 4-0 start and augmented that effort on October 10 when it defeated the reigning state Class B champion Skaneateles Lakers in a 3-0 shutout.
Syracuse Fitness Store Standout: Mariah Quigley, Weedsport field hockey. As the Warriors knocked off the Homer Trojans 3-0 on October 6, Quigley managed to keep Homer from getting on the scoreboard, stopping all 10 shots she faced.
Syracuse Orthopedic Surgeons Student-Athlete: Matt Radley, New Hartford boys soccer. When the Spartans fought its way past the Marcellus Mustangs 2-1 on October 9, Radley was responsible for both scoring plays thanks to a goal and assist.
Syracuse Sauna King Superstar: Rachael Ladd, East Syracuse Minoa girls cross country. The Spartans edged the Jamesville-DeWitt Red Rams 28-29 on October 8, and Ladd led her team’s effort, crossing the finish line in a time of 22 minutes, 33 seconds.
Tuscarora Country Club Top Golfer: Alex Moesch, Cazenovia boys golf. Amid a successful season for the Lakers, Moesch was the most consistent performer, shooting a 37 for nine holes as part of a 202-276 victory over the Chittenango Bears on October 5.
U.S. Army Male Athlete: Benito Vlassis, Christian Brothers Academy boys soccer. Amassing a three-goal hat trick along with a pair of assists, Vlassis helped push the Brothers to an 8-1 victory over the Homer Trojans on October 8 at Alibrandi Stadium.
U.S. Army Female Athlete: Maeve McNeil, Skaneateles girls soccer. When the Lakers put together an 8-0 shutout of the Pulaski Blue Devils on October 6, McNeil was responsbile for half the team’s scoring output, finishing the night with four goals.