Athletes of the Week (June 2, 2017)

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This week's Athletes of the Week are Sewickley Academy tennis player Luke Ross and Pine-Richland lacrosse player Marina Miller.

Sewickley Academy
The past week: The Sewickley Academy senior won a PIAA Class 2A singles championship in tennis, becoming the first WPIAL singles player to repeat as a PIAA champion since Jack Waltz of Mt. Lebanon won three in a row from 1961-63. Ross defeated Lancaster Mennonite's William Wanner, 6-4, 6-4. As a team, Sewickley Academy repeated as PIAA champion last week, also. Ross has won three WPIAL singles titles in his high school career.

The past week: Miller scored three goals to help the Pine-Richland girls lacrosse team win a WPIAL championship with a 12-11 overtime victory against Fox Chapel.