The Westport News Athletes of the Week for Jan. 9-15.


Jonathan Blansfield

School: Staples

Grade: Senior

Sport: Swimming

Accomplishment: Set a school record time (54.61) in the 100 freestyle during a meet against Ludlowe and Warde Jan. 15. The previous record, set by Eric Hansen (54.83), stood for 28 years.


Tyler Scanlin

School: Staples

Grade: Senior

Sport: Indoor Track

Accomplishment: Finished third in the 600 meters (1:41.16) and third as part of the 1600 sprint medley relay team (4:28.57) at the SCC Coaches Invitational at Hillhouse Jan. 11.

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