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VOTE: The Springfield Student Athlete of the Week, Nov. 7-13

By Joe Arruda

This week’s nominees:

Rachel Vinton – The women’s basketball junior put up 37 points on 15-21 shooting through two games this week. The guard also had 11 rebounds, 10 steals and eight assists over the two-game stretch.

Sara Labadorf – Women’s volleyball’s setter had 46 assists, 20 digs and four aces in the first round of the NCAA Tournament to help the team to a five-set victory over Rowan.

Camryn Bancroft – A grad student on the women’s volleyball team, Bancroft led the way with 16 kills two go along with two solo blocks and six block assists as the team defeated Rowan in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Grace Moore – The senior swimmer took first-place in the 200 fly with a time of 2:15.97 and was part of the second-place 400 medley relay squad that finished in 4:02.53.

And on the men’s side…

Aiden Lewin – The sophomore linebacker led the way in an impressive defensive effort for the football team on Saturday with 12 tackles (five solo) and an interception that he returned 21 yards.

Mark Montano – The senior defensive back made a key diving interception in the team’s win which secured the NEWMAC Championship and an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament. He also made seven tackles in the win.

Collin Lindsay – A senior forward, Lindsay scored 19 points shooting 80% from the field to go along with 10 rebounds in the team’s loss to Roger Williams on Friday.

James Chan – Chan finished in first-place four times in the men’s swim meet against Wheaton and Keene State on Saturday. He won in the 100 free (47.84) and the 500 free (4:55.50) and was part of the 400 medley relay team (3:34.25) and the 200 free relay group (1:28.26).

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