The Fairfield Citizen's Male and Female Athletes of the Week for Oct. 8 through 13.
Name: Strecker Backe
School: Fairfield Prep
Accomplishment: Backe rushed for a touchdown and threw for one in the Jesuits' 39-6 win over Cheshire on Friday night.
Name: Claire Bollman
School: Fairfield Warde
Sport: Girls Swimming
Accomplishment: Bollman placed first in four events in the Mustangs' 105-70 win over crosstown rival Ludlowe on Wednesday.