Nov. 3 Citizen Athletes of the Week

NAME: Lily Kernaghan

SCHOOL: Ludlowe

GRADE: Sophomore

SPORT: Swimming

ACCOMPLISHMENT: In a 101-85 win over Warde on October 26, Kernaghan won the 200-meter freestyle (2:13.78), won the 100-meter backstroke (1:06.36), swam the opening leg of the winning 200-meter freestyle relay team (1:56.31) and swam the anchor leg of the 400-meter freestyle relay (4:16.10).

NAME: Alex Whammond

SCHOOL: Fairfield Prep

SPORT: Soccer

GRADE: Senior

ACCOMPLISHMENT: Whammond scored both goals in a 2-1 win over Branford in the SCC boys soccer quarterfinals on Saturday at Rafferty Stadium. Scored five goals and added an assist in a 7-0 win over Career/Hillhouse in the SCC semifinals on Monday.

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