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Athletes Of The Week

March 27, 2001

Freddy Rodriguez

Westminster, Baseball

Rodriguez, a senior, gave up four hits and no earned runs in eight innings of work last week. Rodriguez, who

pitched a three-hit shutout in Wednesday's 5-0 victory

over Ocean View, has allowed

only one earned run in 25 innings this season. Rodriguez also excelled offensively, going five for eight, including two doubles and two triples with six runs batted in during the Lions' two Golden West League victories.

* Jeff Das

Troy, Tennis

The sophomore swept three sets without losing a game in the No. 3 Warriors' 10-8 victory over No. 8 Canyon.

* Matt Bruno

Trabuco Hills, Track and Field

He won three events at the Surf City Invitational, including the long jump with a county-leading mark of 22 feet 4 inches.

Michelle Sanford

Woodbridge, Track and Field

Sanford's winning mark of 40 feet 5 3/4 inches in the triple jump at the Surf City Invitational in Huntington Beach is the top mark in

the state this season. Sanford, a


more, became only the third girl from Orange County to surpass 40 feet in the event. Her previous best was 39-7 3/4, recorded last season. She also produced a mark of 19-5 3/4 in the long jump, the state's second-best mark this season.

* Michelle Turner

Kennedy, Softball

She gave up one hit and struck out 13 in a 2-1 complete-game victory over fifth-ranked Rosary on Tuesday.

* April Murray

Esperanza, Softball

The freshman center fielder was six for seven and scored three runs in two victories for No. 9 Esperanza.


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