The Family Drug Center Presents the "Athlete Of The Month"
Every month a male and female high school athlete is selected by a panel of community members
Pictures provided by Melinda Teal Photography
Interviews are from the KVON Sportsvine
January - Jose Luis Herrerra Lopez - American Canyon Soccer
December - Ashlee Whittemore - Justin Siena Basketball
December - Zach Blackwood - Napa HS Basketball
November - Darren Antes - American Canyon HS Football
November - Maddie Ferma - Vintage HS Water Polo
October - Austin Spinelli - Napa HS Football
October - Clarisa Carlos - American Canyon HS Volleyball
May - Daniel Mateescu - Napa HS Varsity Tennis
Daniel is a sophomore who plays number one singles on the Napa High Tennis team. He currently is taking two AP classes and made it all the way to the semi-finals of the sections tournament. He easily won the MEL tournament, beating the second best player in the league 6-3 6-2.
May - Elina Rosario - American Canyon HS Swimming
Elina was the first Napa County Athlete to make it to the CIF State Swim Meet. She was seeded 17th going into the meet and finished 13th overall in the 100 yard breaststroke. There are thousands of high school swimmers and she was 13th in the state!!