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Gabriella Kellogg | Plymouth Christian High School | Volleyball
Senior Outside Hitter has had an incredible month of October leading the team in Kills.
Kaitlyn Bourque | Garden City High School | Cross Country
Kaitlyn has great grades and is a dedicated runner!
Sarah Haupt | St. Catherine of Siena Academy | Golf
Sarah Haupt led the Stars golf team to qualify for the State Finals.
Eric Moore | Plymouth Christian High School | Cross Country
Eric place 1st, 3rd, and 2nd in Conference meets this month, earning 1st-Team All-Conference.
Eli Bride | Farmington High School | Football & Soccer
Eli maintains an exemplary grade point average while practicing with two teams in the fall, the varsity soccer team, for which he is a key midfielder and captain, and the varsity football team, for which he is the starting place kicker. Throughout the preseason and season, he has been a terrific leader and role model for the younger players. He has become like a player-coach for the soccer team. Eli maintains a 3.5 grade point average, and Coach Kory Cioroch has said that Eli has a shot a place kicking at the college level.
Sal Patierno | Pinckey High School | Football
Senior Sal Patierno set the school record for career touchdowns (27) on 10/18/19, by running 12 times for 148 yards and four scores which helped propel his team to victory and clintch a spot in the playoffs.
Sebastian Smith | Pinckney High School | Tennis
Senior Sebastian Smith lead his team through the regional tournament where they qualified for the state meet. It was there that he won his first match at No. 1 singles by a 6-1, 6-2 score over Justice Waldman of St. Joseph before falling in the second round. Smith finished with a 23-9 record.
Ian Cholewa | Garden City High School | Football
Ian Chowela led the Cougars offense this season with over 1000 yards rushing