Player of the Week nominees

Published 12:20 am Sunday, April 27, 2014

Following are this week’s nominees for the Duke Automotive-Suffolk News-Herald Player of the Week:

  • Macy Mears, senior for Nansemond-Suffolk Academy softball: She hit the cycle on Tuesday, her birthday, producing four runs batted in and two stolen bases to help her team to a 15-0 mercy rule-shortened home win over Norfolk Academy.
  • Emily Leverone, senior for Nansemond River High School soccer: During a grueling week with three games on consecutive days, she helped her team go 2-1 by scoring five goals and providing one assist. She scored twice in each of the victories and scored her team’s lone goal in the loss.
  • Logan Montel, sophomore for King’s Fork High School soccer: She helped her team dominate visiting Lake Taylor High School on Thursday, scoring four goals and adding one assist in the Lady Bulldogs’ 8-0 mercy rule-shortened victory.

Vote by 7 p.m. Wednesday by sending an email with the subject “Player of the Week” to You can also vote at

Next Sunday, we’ll feature the readers’ choice in a story on the sports page.


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