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Athletes of the Week Named for January
Posted 02/19/2019 05:23PM

Eight students have been selected as Athlete of the Week in January.

Riley Palmer '22 (girls basketball) and Reid Slott '20 (boys basketball) were chosen for the week of Jan. 28.

Riley scored 27 points and had nine rebounds for the week. Reid scored 45 points and had 17 rebounds and 18 assists. He took charge and helped to defeat Berkeley Carroll, Hackley, and Horace Mann.

Mari Binstock '20 (fencing) and Sam Klores '20 (basketball) were chosen for the week of Jan. 21.

Mari won the individual girls saber championship at the Independent School Fencing League (ISFL) tournament. The captain of the boys basketball team, Sam averaged 13 points, 4 steals, 4 assists, and 8 rebounds during the week.

Tyler DiMarco '21 (swimming) and Tobias Wolfson '20 (indoor track) were chosen for the week of Jan. 14.

Tyler won the 200 Freestyle and the 200 Individual Medley races to lead Riverdale to victory over Dalton. Tobias won the 1000M and 3200M at the Ivy races. He also finished second at the New Balance Games in the mile, breaking his own Riverdale record of 4:18.04.

Antonia Green '20 (squash) and Jake Timblick '22 (swimming) were chosen for the week of Jan. 7.

Antonia was a part of the school's first-ever win over Hackley. Down 0-2, she won the third game and then forced a fifth game. Down 1-5 in the fifth, she came storming back to win 11-9.

A member of the boys swim team, Jake won both the 50-yard and 100-yard freestyle events and led the team to their first win over Hackley in a decade.

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