Athlete of the Week

CODY ELKINS

A student at Paul Revere Middle School, Cody took the bronze medal (third place) in the Boys Singles 14-and-under Red Division at the National Junior Olympic Racquetball Championships in Portland, Oregon. He was also second (silver) in the Boys 16 Red division (going 4-1 in singled play) and sixth in Boys 14 doubles with partner Ben Sheehan. Cody is the 2019 National Paddleball champion in 18-and-under singles; the 2018 Junior Olympics mixed doubles national champion; a multiple world outdoor singles junior champion and holds a black belt in Taekwondo. To nominate your favorite Palisadian for Athlete of the Week, email sports@palipost.com.