Athlete of the Week

JACK TOBEY

A senior running back and inside linebacker on Brentwood School’s varsity football team, Jack was named to the All-CIF Southern Section first team for Division 10 several weeks after being voted the Gold Coast Conference’s Most Valuable Defensive Player. The Riviera resident led the Eagles in rushing with 491 yards in 91 carries (an average of 5.4 yards per carry) and six touchdowns in nine games. He also had six receptions for 93 yards and was third on the team with 584 all-purpose yards. On defense, Jack led the Eagles in tackles with 113 (12.6 per game), including seven for losses, with four sacks and three forced fumbles (one recovery). He and the Eagles finished 8-1, including a 14-13 come-from-behind victory over Palisades in the inaugural Sunset Showdown. To nominate your favorite Palisadian for Athlete of the Week, email sports@palipost.com.