NAME:Nick Franchuk

SCHOOL: Fairfield Prep

GRADE: Senior

SPORT: Football

ACCOMPLISHMENT: Rushed eight times for 125 yards and a touchdown in a 42-7 win over Amity. Averaged 15.6 yards a carry against the Spartans and scored on a 61-yard run. In his last two games, Franchuk has rushed 27 times for 388 yards - that 194.0 yards a game and has scored three touchdowns.


NAME: Mollie Kerrigan

SCHOOL: Fairfield Warde

SPORT: Soccer

GRADE: Senior

ACCOMPLISHMENT: Made six saves in goal that preserved a 2-1 last second win against Ludlowe. Made 12 saves in a tough 1-0 loss to undefeated St. Joseph, including a diving save against Jessica Mazo and then made 12 saves, including eight in the second half, in a 2-1 win over Staples.

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