High School Athletes of the Week

Hauppauge outfielder Nick Fanti throws to second base Hauppauge outfielder Nick Fanti throws to second base against Kings Park. (March 30, 2013) Photo Credit: Daniel De Mato

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NICK FANTI

HAUPPAUGE, BASEBALL

Sophomore lefty set a school record with 18 strikeouts in a 7-0 win over Huntington. He allowed two hits and walked none to improve to 5-0 on the season.

CARINA ZUPA

GLEN COVE, SOFTBALL

Was an error shy of a perfect game as she threw a no-hitter with nine strikeouts and drove in two runs in a 5-0 win over Bethpage.

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FRANCESCA CASALINO

HALF HOLLOW HILLS WEST, SOFTBALL

She went 5-for-5 with three RBIs, allowed three hits and struck out 15 in an 11-1 win over Newfield. She also tossed a one-hitter with 17 strikeouts in a 9-1 win over North Babylon.

CASSIE CESARIO

OCEANSIDE, LACROSSE

She had four goals and two assists, including the winner in sudden-victory triple overtime, in a 16-15 win over Friends Academy. Cesario tied it at 14 with two seconds left in regulation.

HOLLY LOGAN

COLD SPRING HARBOR, LACROSSE

She scored four goals in each of the Seahawks' three games. Logan also had six ground balls against Locust Valley, won five draw controls against Sacred Heart, and forced four turnovers against Massapequa -- all wins.

DAN GRABHER

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NORTH SHORE, LACROSSE

He scored six goals and had two assists in a 12-4 win over Locust Valley. He won 23 of 29 faceoffs and scored twice in a 17-13 win over Hewlett.

NOAH WHITE

JERICHO, TRACK

The senior won the discus with a throw of 187 feet this week, to break the Nassau record of 186-3 set by Levittown's Jerry Hannon in 1971, according to coach Pete Ninivaggi.

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DAMON DANIELS

WYANDANCH, TRACK

The senior won the long jump (20-9), the triple jump (41-2) and the 200 (23 seconds) in an 82-50 win over Center Moriches.

CATHERINE DOLAN

CONNETQUOT, TRACK

The senior won the long jump (17-21/2) and the 400 hurdles in 1:10.9 in a 90-60 win over Ward Melville.

EMILY ROGERS-HEALION

WARD MELVILLE, LACROSSE

She scored a career-high 10 points, then netted the final three Ward Melville goals against L.I. champ Bay Shore, including the tying goal and the winner in the second OT.

ADAM HEIDENFELDER

MacARTHUR, BASEBALL

Junior righty struck out 17 in a 9-2 win over Calhoun. He improved to 2-0.

JOE SAGGESE

SMITHTOWN EAST, LACROSSE

He scored three goals in a 15-7 victory over Connetquot and five goals in an 11-6 win over Bay Shore.

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