Athletes of the Month


The Ridge Booster Club Congratulates these Athletes of the Month*

DECEMBER 2017

 

Swimming Girls – Audrey Hsi

Audrey is a standout senior swimmer who excels in all strokes and events. She is incredibly versatile and can win any event in the lineup. She is essential to the success of the team and has already scored dozens of points in our first three meets. Audrey already holds multiple team records and has a chance to break many more this season.

Swimming Boys – ​AJ Capizzi

As a freshman AJ has already had a tremendous impact on the team. He has added a lot of depth to our relays, butterfly, and freestyle events. In the boy’s first victory against Watchung Hills AJ won the 100 fly, took second in the 200 IM and contributed to the winning 200 Medley Relay that qualified for Meet of Champions.

Fencing Boys – Sebastian Tirado

He went to the World Cup in Cuba in December and placed sixth, which elevated his ranking to #16 in the world!!​

I​ce Hockey – Spencer Charleson

Spencer has contributed 9 goals and 5 assists for 14 points in the month of December. Also, his stellar defensive play has helped the varsity to it’s 7 – 2 – 2 record so far. Spencer really appreciates the voracious support that the student body has given the ice hockey team on Friday nights.

W​inter Track Girls​ – Jennifer Kozlowski (12)

During her first 3 meets of the season, Jen threw for three consecutive PR’s in Shot Put.  She is currently ranked as one of the top throwers in the County, Conference and State.

W​inter Track Boys – Brett Asay (12)

Brett has been an important member of the team both in his individual events and his relay performances.  He has started off this season very strong.  He has matched his indoor personal best in the 400 meter run multiple times already this season.  During the County Championship he helped the team win the 4×800 meter relay and come in 2nd in the 4×400.  Two days after the county meet he ran a indoor personal best in the 200.  His consistency and leadership has made a big impact on the team.  

G​irls Basketball – Samantha Weyrauch

Sammy is a senior captain leading the Girls Basketball Team to a 4-3 record to start the season.  She averaged 5 points per game in December and is second on the team in rebounds, averaging 5 rebounds per game.  Sammy is also second on the team in assists.  Sammy anchors a defense that is holding opponents to 33 points per game.

Boys Basketball – Jacob Herrera

Senior Forward, Jake has been extremely productive for the boys basketball team on both ends of the floor early in this season. He has slashed to the basket and hit huge 3’s in big spots. He has also defended the other teams best post player with ease. His efforts, focus, and leadership have not gone unnoticed.

Wrestling -​ Jake Hendershot 

Jake has started the season with a record of 10-0 and has won both the Kearny and Mountain Lakes Invitational Tournaments at 220 lbs.

C​ompetitive Cheerleading – Grace Cheo-Isaac (12 )

Grace has shown tremendous leadership and poise going about our first half of competition cheers season. Her abilities, especially in tumbling, has helped the cheer team achieve a number of awards. She continues to work hard on her goals for the team down at the National High School Cheerleading Championships down in Orlando, FL in February. 

 

* Descriptions provided by team coaches