Feb 16 Citizen Athletes of the Week
NAME: Drew Thompson
SCHOOL: Fairfield Prep
SPORT: Indoor Track
ACCOMPLISHMENT: After winning his second straight SCC 1,600-meter run in 4:25.77, Thompson followed that up with a victory in the Class LL 3,200-meter event on Feb. 10, setting a new CIAC record, finishing with a time of 9:17.09, breaking the old record by eight seconds, set in 2013 by Prep’s Christian Alvardo.
NAME: Bridget Paulmann
ACCOMPLISHMENT: Scored 21 points in a win against Darien on Feb. 1, scored 15 points in a win against Westhill on Feb. 6, scored 21 points in a win against St. Joseph on Feb. 9 and 11 points in an overtime loss to Staples on Feb. 12. The loss to the Wreckers snapped a seven-game winning streak for the Falcons.