PELHAM, N.Y. -- Three seniors and a sophormore were recently named Athhletes of the Week at Pelham Memorial High School in sports ranging from swimming to basketball.
Seniors Thomas Horowitz, Justin Ramsey and Jack Ravitz, and sophomore Samantha Volpe, earned the titles for their outstanding performance in their sport.
Horowitz, competing in a swim meet on Tuesday, Jan. 17 against Keio Academy, swam two personal best times in the 50 and 100 freestyle, in which he finished under 53 seconds for the first time. In a meet on Thursday, Jan. 19 against Nyack, Horowitz swam another personal best in the 50 freestyle and qualified for sectionals.
Ramsey and Ravitz helped the boy's basketball team to a 43-33 victory over Harrison. Ramsey scored 10 points and had two steals while Ravitz added 7 points and 5 rebounds in the win.
Volpe had two outstanding performances for the girl's basketball team, notching 15 points, 14 rebounds and 2 blocks against Byram Hills and 17 points and 12 rebounds against Harrison.