Congratulations to Satellite High volleyball player Jamie Wood, FLORIDA TODAY’s high school Athlete of the Week for the week of Oct. 19-25.
Wood posted some impressive stats, combining for 55 kills, 18 digs, 7 aces and a block in two matches last week. In a victory over Space Coast in five sets on Monday, Wood had 25 kills, 11 digs and 7 aces. In a four-set loss to Rockledge, she had 30 kills, 7 digs and a block.
Wood won the closest vote in the nine weeks of the contest, triumphing by three votes – 196-193. Wood collected 32.29 percent of the vote, while second place Lucas Kravchenko had 31.80 percent. Just over 600 people voted.
Third place was Titusville High swimmer Jordan MacDonald (14 percent), followed by Edgewood High bowler Eduard Meighan (13 percent) and Merritt Island High bowler Gabby Irwin (9 percent).
Be sure to vote this upcoming Monday for the next Athlete of the Week.