The Westport News Athletes of the Week for May 27 to June 2

Male

Robert Jacowleff

School: Staples

Grade: Junior

Sport: Outdoor track

Accomplishment: Won the 300 hurdles at the LL state championships on May 30 with a time of 40.31. Also placed fifth in the 110 hurdles in 15.80 as Staples placed second overall.

Female

Melissa Beretta

School: Staples

Grade: Junior

Sport: Girls tennis

Accomplishment: Advanced to the third round of State Open singles play with an 8-3 win over No. 13 Riya Abraham of Newington on Saturday.