In the photo below, John Greer Jr., is recognizing the “Athletes of The Week”, from Watertown High School for the week ending September 21st, 2019.
Mr. Greer presented these student athletes, a Certificate of Recognition and an Athlete of The Week T-shirt, for their achievements.
The WHS Lady Purple Tiger Athletes of The Week are soccer player Aleia Fish and volleyball player Sydney Murrell.
Aleia is a sophomore, who plays the goalie, for the Lady Purple Tiger Soccer Team.
Her solid play helped lead the Lady Purple Tigers to a dominate performance last week, (only giving up 1 goal while her team scored 12). She continues to improve her mechanics & field awareness. Aleia played a role in the huge win against Upperman last Thursday to help spoil their senior night.
*In the photo below is John Greer Jr., Aleia Fish and asst. soccer coach – Wally Luckeydoo.
Sydney Murrell plays the libero for the Lady Purple Tiger Volleyball Team.
Sydney had a good week on the volleyball court, as she had 142 digs and 21 aces, over 9 wins, as the Lady Purple Tigers took 1st place in their own invitational tournament, beating Sale Creek in the championship match.
*In the photo below is John Greer Jr., Sydney Murrell and asst. volleyball coach – Marcie Murrell.
The WHS Purple Tiger Football Athlete of The Week is Quanterrius Hughes-Malone. Quanterrius plays WR and DB for the Purple Tiger Football Team.
Quanterrius had a 53 yard punt return for a TD, 2 rushes for 66 yards and 1 TD on offense, and on defense he had 3 tackles against Cascade High School. The Purple Tigers won 34-12, on Friday, September 20th, 2019.
*In the photo below is John Greer Jr., Quanterrius Hughes-Malone and “Purple-Tiger Football Coach” – Gavin Webster.