The Westport News Athletes of the Week for Feb 26-March 4.


Jonathan Blansfield

School: Staples

Grade: 12th

Sport: Swimming

Accomplishment: Won two events at the FCIAC championships Feb. 27 -- the 200-yard freestyle (1:43.22) and the 500 freestyle (4:35.35). The 500 freestyle time was an FCIAC record.


Hannah DeBalsi

School: Staples

Grade: 10th

Sport: Indoor Track

Accomplishment: Captured first in the 2-mile run at the New England championships at the Reggie Lewis Athletic Center in Boston March 1. DeBalsi's time (10:12.95) is the fastest in the country so far this season.

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