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LOUISVILLE > VOLLEYBALL
Katie, a 5'10" senior setter--outside hitter at defending state champion Assumption High, was named MVP of the Durango Classic in Las Vegas after leading the Rockets to the tournament title. She posted team highs in digs (24), assists (87) and kill percentage (.687) to help defeat four teams for the championship, including a finals sweep of Los Alamitos (25--13, 25--19). Next year Katie will play at Louisville.
LAKE OSWEGO, ORE. > FOOTBALL
Steven, a 5'7", 175-pound senior running back at the state's third-ranked large school, Lake Oswego High, led the Lakers to a 56--46 win over top-ranked Washington large school, Skyline High. He rushed for seven touchdowns and 424 yards on 27 carries, scoring from 36, 71, 48, 75, 73, one and three yards. Through Sunday he was averaging 8.0 yards per carry, and the Lakers were 5--0.
CATHERINE (CICI) BELLIS
ATHERTON, CALIF. > TENNIS
CiCi, a homeschooled seventh-grader, took two straight girls' 12-and-under singles Super National titles this summer, winning the Gold Ball at the clay-court nationals in July and at the hard-court nationals in August, dropping only one set in 14 matches. Ranked No. 1 in the U.S. in her age group, CiCi's back-to-back titles set off a win streak that stands at 25 straight matches through Sunday.
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