Athlete of the Week

SAMMY WADLER

A sophomore point guard on the Brentwood School girls varsity basketball team, Sammy has led the Eagles to an 11-1 start while averaging 9.3 points, 4.8 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 3.2 steals per game. She filled the stat sheet with 12 points, seven steals, six rebounds, one assist and one block in a 63-48 triumph over Harvard-Westlake that clinched third place in the Gold Division of the Burroughs Optimist Tournament. Five days later, Sammy had four points, five rebounds and five steals  as Brentwood edged Marlborough 59-56 in a battle between the top ranked teams in CIF Southern Section Divisions 2 and 3. As a freshman she helped the Eagles win the CIF-SS Division 4AA  championship. To nominate your favorite Palisadian for Athlete of the Week, email sports@palipost.com.