Riverdale News & Stories
Two tennis players, two soccer players, and a cross-country runner have been named Athlete of the Week for the weeks of Sept. 17 through Oct. 1.Bella Kaplan '19 (tennis) and Nathaniel Oakes '20 (cross country) received the honor for the week of Oct. 1.
Bella, the #3 singles player on the team, won all three of her matches this week. She beat Columbia Prep 8-0, Staten Island Academy 8-4, and Hackley 6-0, 7-6.
Nano finished fourth at this week's Ivy Preparatory School League Cross Country meet with a personal best time of 13:54.1.
Julian Burden '19 (soccer) was Athlete of the Week for the week of Sept. 24.
He scored two goals and added two assists to lead the boy's soccer team to a terrific week beating Packer, Collegiate and Poly Prep.
Carolyn Brodsky '21 (tennis) and Ryan Chuang '19 (soccer)were Athletes of the Week for the week of Sept. 17.
At #1 singles, Carolyn led the tennis team to a 2-0 record beating Masters (2-0) and Fieldston (2-0). In the Fieldston match, Carolyn was down 0-5 in the second set and battled back to win seven consecutive games.
Ryan scored three goals this week, leading the soccer team to victories over Collegiate and Fieldston.