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ATHLETES OF THE WEEK

September 24, 1996

Vanessa Godbey

Newport Harbor, Senior; Tennis/Singles

With a loud, pro-Palos Verdes Peninsula crowd nearby, Godbey fell behind, 4-0 and 5-1, in her first set before rallying to win, 7-6, in a tiebreaker. Her next set also reached a tiebreaker, in which she trailed, 3-0, before winning. She won her third set 6-2, leading the Sailors to a 13-5 victory that stopped Peninsula's 120-match winning streak.

Dana Atkinson/Volleyball/Outside hitter

* Huntington Beach, senior. Had 12 kills in a 12-15, 15-7, 15-12 victory over Fountain Valley in title match of Orange County championships.

Ashley Harrington and Marisol Perea/Tennis/Doubles

* Corona del Mar, seniors. Won 10 of 12 sets as the top-ranked Sea Kings beat Mater Dei, Dana Hills, Villa Park and Los Alamitos.

Allyson Marquand/Cross-Country

* University, sophomore. Had fastest overall time at the Woodbridge Invitational, winning in 17 minutes 18 seconds.

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