2013-14 Athletes of the Week [Pictures]
The Baltimore Sun takes Athletes of the Week nominations from Friday night until Sunday at 6 p.m. Please provide name, school, class, sport, position, team results and the athlete's accomplishments for the week, with statistics by game, and other supporting information. Coaches also should provide a number where they can be reached Sunday night. You can email your nominations to email@example.com.
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Girls Athlete of the Week (Feb. 11, 2014): Katie Parker, Severna Park, swimming( Handout / February 10, 2014 )
After taking two years off from the Severna Park swim team, the senior returned to win two individual events, set a meet record in the 100-yard breast stroke and helped win two relays at last week¿s Anne Arundel County swimming championship. In addition to her record of 1 minute, 6.28 seconds in the breast stroke, Parker won the 200 individual medley (2:10.72) and helped win the 200 medley relay and 200 freestyle relay as the Falcons edged Broadneck, 128-126, for the team title. Parker, a veteran of the SPY swim club who regularly qualifies for nationals, won state titles in the 100 breast stroke and the 200 IM as a freshman. She has a 3.4 GPA and will swim next year at James Madison.
Others considered: Megan Cowan, C. Milton Wright, swimming; Ryan Holder, Roland Park, basketball; Kayla Johnson, Annapolis, basketball; Lauren O¿Mara, C. Milton Wright, swimming