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SKYKOMISH HIGH STUDENT NAMED ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
October 04, 2014
(SKYKOMISH, WA) -- Each week throughout the school year, the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) recognizes twelve varsity athletes, a male and a female from each of the six classifications, who exhibited an outstanding performance for the previous week.
Ariel Aman of Skykomish High School, WIAA Athlete of the Week. Photo courtesy WIAA. CLICK TO ENLARGE
Ariel Aman, a Junior, from Skykomish High School was nominated by a community member and selected by WIAA staff as one of the Athletes of the Week for achievements in sports.
Aman inspired the Rockets in a 3-0 volleyball win over Highland Christian on 9/26, including scoring 17 points. Then in a five-set loss to Lopez Island, she notched 28 points, with a strong run of eight consecutive points from her serve.
In recognition of their accomplishment, each Athlete of the Week winner awarded receives a congratulatory letter from WIAA Executive Director, Mike Colbrese, a commemorative WIAA State Athlete of the Week t-shirt, and a certificate. Winners are also posted to the WIAA website at www.wiaa.com
About WIAA: The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association is a private, non-profit service organization made up of 800 member high schools and middle level schools from every corner of the state.
The WIAA provides the structure, accountability and consistency through rules and regulations for more than 180,000 high school and middle level students to participate in five different activity and sixteen athletics programs.
The WIAA organizes and oversees more than 120 State Championships for those programs.