Wynne, DeBalsi, Gravitte BlueStreak-Overtime Players of the Week


Henry Wynne of the Staples boys track team, Hannah DeBalsi of the Staples girls track team and Ellie Gravitte of the Ridgefield girls track team are this week’s BlueStreak-Overtime FCIAC Players of the Week.

Wynne, DeBalsi and Gravitte will each receive T-shirts and plaques from BlueStreak Sports Training.

Wynne set a school record with a time of 1:51.87 in the 800 at the Greater Hartford Invitational and anchored the winning 4×400 relay team, which finished in a time of 3:26.41

DeBalsi, a freshman, won the 3,200 at the Louck’s Games with a time of 10:20.70, a school record and currently the 10th fastest time in the nation.

Gravitte won the javelin at the Louck’s Games for the second straight year with a throw of 135 feet, 7 inches.

To nominate an athlete, click on this link and email in the name of the person you are nominating.

Please include all of the player’s statistics for the week as well as the team results.

The award will be judged on games/matches/meets played Monday through Saturday of each week. Please wait until an athlete is done competing for the week to submit your nomination.

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