Male Athlete of The Week: Christian Alvarado, Fairfield Prep track & field
Name: Christian Alvarado
School: Fairfield Prep
Sport: Track & field
Accomplishments: Only multiple-event winner on the track at the CIAC State Open on Monday in Middletown. Won the 1,600-meter race with a time of 4 minutes and 12.38 seconds, winning by 0.05 of a second; won the 3,200 in 9:11.54, finishing first by 1.8 seconds. Will run the mile on Sunday at the New Balance Nationals Outdoors in Greensboro, N.C.