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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Boys Athlete of the Week (March 25, 2014): Jelani Roberts, Gilman, track & field( Handout / March 25, 2014 )
The junior sprinter opened the outdoor season in impressive fashion at the Knights & Lions Invitational at Century on Saturday, winning two individual races and being part of a winning relay to lead the No. 2 Greyhounds to the team win. Roberts won the 100 meter dash in 10.94, claimed the 200 in 22.87 and ran on Gilman's winning 400 relay that finished in 44.01. All three times set new meet records. Roberts is the defending Maryland Interscholastic Athletic Association champion in both individual races and the Greyhounds also won the relay race last spring. During this winter's indoor season, Roberts claimed the conference's 55 meter race and was part of the winning 800 relay. Roberts, an honor student, had 1,059 total yards as a wide reeiver, punt and kick returner for the football team last fall.
Others considered: Ed Nottingham, Mount St. Joseph, baseball; Shack Stanwick, Boys' Latin, lacrosse