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Athletes of the Month

Milana Bielucke
Junior, Volleyball
"As one of our primary receivers and defensive specialists, Milana is a hardworking, dedicated and coachable student-athlete. In October, she was selected to the All-Tournament Team at the New Life Classic and named the Most Valuable Player of the MIAC championship match. Milana recorded 22 digs in the MIAC championship game. Because of her passing accuracy, we are able to defend well and run an efficient offense." - Head Coach Christine DiMarco
Truth Dorsette
Junior, Football
"Throughout the month of October, Truth worked hard on improving his performance on the football field. His hard work has paid off. In the game against Chincoteague High School, Truth ran for a career-high 210 yards and rushed for two touchdowns. On the defensive end, he has been one of our top linebackers. In October, Truth led the team with 31 tackles." - Head Coach Ryan Bonheyo
Crosse Herpin
Junior, Cross Country
"Crosse is a hardworking student-athlete who has continued to improve his time since the beginning of the season. He is currently the second best deaf cross country runner in the nation with a time of 19:06.4." - Head Coach Randy Shank
Valerie Walkup
Junior, Fall Cheerleading
"Valerie has committed to improving her skills and her confidence over the course of the season. She is very patient and stays with the task at hand until she is able to do it confidently. Valerie is passionate in learning new skills and is open to trying new things. She is also a great team player and is supportive of everyone on the team." - Head Coach Aneesha Lane
Solomon Douglas
Senior, Fall Cheerleading
"Solomon Douglas is one of our most spirited cheerleaders. He has been such an encouraging team member who is always respectful of others. Solomon comes to practice every day ready to work hard and goes above and beyond what is asked of him. He has worked hard on improving his jumping techniques and stunt sequences. Solomon's passion for cheerleading shines, whether in practice or on the sidelines." - Head Coach Aneesha Lane
Estelina Kovacs
Sophomore, Cross Country
"Estelina Kovacs has demonstrated a strong work ethic and commitment to the varsity cross country program. Estelina's dedication to the sport is clear as she continues to improve in each run. From the two races at Covenant Life in September, she improved her personal best times (29:22) by two minutes. As the varsity cross country program is now in its second season, Estelina is the major reason for our team's growth of runners and support." - Head Coach Randy Shank
Citrine Lummer
Freshman, Volleyball
"As one of our main passers and go-to hitters, Citrine has worked hard and played with confidence in every volleyball match. In September, she received all-tournament team awards at the Orioles Classic and New Life Classic Volleyball Tournaments. Citrine started off the season with a high percentage of kills, and she currently leads the team in digs. We are excited to see her continue to be dedicated to her growth as a student-athlete." - Head Coach Christine DiMarco
Jason Werner
Senior, Football
"In September, Jason Werner developed into our new featured back. Against Central Maryland Christian, Jason ran for 197 yards and played a pivotal role in stopping their offense. Jason's highlight play of the month happened in Austin, Texas when he caught the game-winning pass with 8 seconds left on the clock to extend our winning streak against schools for the Deaf to 40 consecutive wins. In addition to his performance on the field, Jason has been very consistent as a team captain." - Head Coach Ryan Bonheyo
Miguel Pavao
Junior, Football
"Miguel's commitment to off-season straining and hard work in the weight room over the summer is already paying dividends on the football field. In our season opener, Miguel led the team with 11 tackles and a rushing touchdown. We are excited to watch Miguel reach new heights this season!" - Head Coach Ryan Bonheyo
Cassidy Perry
Senior, Volleyball
"As one of our team captains, Cassidy Perry has worked hard all summer on her overall game. Cassidy started this season driven and focused. She sets the tone as an attacker and leads the team in kills. We are excited to see Cassidy continue her outstanding performance on the court this season!" - Head Coach Christine DiMarco