Wednesday Feb 25 2009
Whitney's Derek Knutty voted The Placer Herald's Athlete of the Month
Whitney High senior Derek Knutty won the vote at www.placerherald.com to become The Placer Herald’s Athlete of the Month for January. He beat out Rocklin High wrestler Brandon Barone and Whitney girls basketball player Teagan LeBeau. Knutty, a center, helped the Wildcats earn the No. 5 seed for the Division III playoffs.