Player of the Week nominees

Published 9:25 pm Saturday, June 9, 2018

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

  • Kaia Young, senior, King’s Fork High School track and field: Young won the 300 hurdles in the Class 4 state meet.
  • Teshun Pierre, sophomore, Lakeland High School track and field: Pierre won the state championship in the long jump and was a part of the state championship-winning 4×100 relay team.
  • Kori Carter, junior, Nansemond River High School track and field: Won two state championships in the 100- and 300-meter hurdles.

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

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