April 21 - Citizen Athletes of the Week
Published 11:50 am, Wednesday, April 19, 2017
April 21 Citizen
Athletes of the Week
CITIZEN ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
NAME: Gareth Galcetta
ACCOMPLISHMENT: In a hard-fought 18-4 loss to three-time defending state champion Darien, Galcetta was the star of the show for the Mustangs, scoring all four goals against the Blue Wave. On April 13, in the Mustangs first win, an 18-6 decision over Stratford, Galcetta had four goals and two assists.
NAME: Olivia Vadas
ACCOMPLISHMENT: Threw a complete-game, three-hit shutout over Staples on April 13, striking out 11 in a 3-0 win. Tossed a one-hit shutout in a 14-0 win against Shelton on April 15, striking out eight and not allowing a walk. She also went 3 for 4 at the plate with a double and two RBI. On Monday, Vadas struck out 11 in a 10-inning 5-4 loss to St. Joseph. On Tuesday, Vadas posted a double against New Canaan.
Coaches who wish to nominate at athlete for Athlete of the Week can call Citizen sports writer Chris Elsberry by 5 p.m. Tuesday at (203) 400-4765 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org