The Westport News Athletes of the Week for Oct. 31-Nov. 6.


Will Johnson

School: Staples

Grade: Senior

Sport: Football

Accomplishment: Caught four passes for 88 yards and two touchdowns, including the game-tying touchdown with 30 seconds left in Staples' 49-42 overtime win over Trumbull Nov. 1.


Verity Abel

School: Staples

Grade: Senior

Sport: Swimming

Accomplishment: Was named MVP at the FCIAC championships after setting records in the 200 freestyle (1:50.23) and 500 freestyle (4:53.48).

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