Wednesday Apr 08 2009
Vote for The Placer Herald’s Athlete of the Month
Voting runs April 9-23
Rachel Hopping Whitney High Softball The junior has been very strong for the Wildcats. She has a 6-3 record and has compiled five complete games and three shutouts in nine starts. Rachel has pitched 45.1 innings, allowing eight walks and 25 hits while she has whiffed 55. Her ERA is .93 and her opponents are batting .189. Sierra Ueltzen Rocklin High Softball The freshman pitcher capped an impressive month with a no-hitter against Oakmont on March 30. Sierra allowed only a third-inning walk during the 1-0 victory and she struck out 11 Vikings. She struck out the other three batters in the third inning. Anthony Romero Rocklin High Basketball The senior guard came up big in the Division II state finals at Arco Arena, scoring 17 points in the loss to Eisenhower. Anthony was a consistent scorer during Sierra Foothill League play this season and he made the second most 3-pointers on the team (28). Visit our Web site at Placerherald.com to vote for The Athlete of the Month.