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Performers of the week


© St. Petersburg Times, published February 14, 2001


One week after scoring 74 points in three games, Atwood outdid herself.

In two games, the 5-foot-7 senior guard combined to score 66 points, roughly 63 percent of the Warriors' total output. Atwood hit for 42 points in a 71-35 win against Ocala Shores Christian in a Class A, District 3 semifinal, then recorded 24 points and seven steals in a 42-34 loss to Mount Dora Bible in the final.

"I told her to get the ball and take the shot, and I told the rest of the girls to set picks and screens -- anything to get her open," Seven Rivers coach Tom Evans said after the loss to Mount Dora Bible.

Atwood's point total against Shores Christian was a career high and school record. It allowed her to surpass 1,000 career points.


GIRLS BASKETBALL: Erin Bailey of Lecanto had 10 points in an upset win against Central in the Class 4A, District 7 tournament.

Citrus' Alycia LePage and Katie Steelfox each scored 19 points in aClass 3A, District 6 semifinal victoryover Dunnellon.

Casandra Vega of Crystal River had 14 points in a win against Wesley Chapel and 15 in a loss to South Sumter in the 3A-6 tournament.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Curtis Laytart of Lecanto scored 13 points in a victory over Seven Rivers Christian.

Crystal River's Ryan Ludwick had a season-high 29 points against Seven Rivers in the Pirates' first victory of the season.

Dalton Meyers of Lecanto scored a game-high 19 points in a win against Hernando.

Seven Rivers Christian's Frankie Squire scored 28 points in an overtime loss to Montverde and 24 in a loss to Crystal River.

WRESTLING: Ishmael Brown (189 pounds), Jimmy Rodriguez (112) and Harold Skidmore (130) of Lecanto claimed championships in the Class A, District 7 meet.

A.J. Davis (125) and Nate Stone (145) of Crystal River were individual champions in the A-7 meet.

GIRLS SOCCER: Amy Bowen of Citrus had two goals and one assist in a 3-0 playoff win against Springstead.

Lecanto keeper Trisha Chenoweth had 21 saves in a 2-1 playoff victory over Zephyrhills.

BOYS SOCCER: Donny Caldwell of Crystal River had one goal and three assists in a playoff win against Central.

Crystal River's Peter Manzoli recorded one goal and two assists against Central.

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