September Student-Athletes of the Month

Walled Lake Central: 

Hannah Douglas - 12th Grade

Sport/Position: Varsity Volleyball - Middle Hitter

Accomplishments: Two-sport varsity athlete

Quote from Coach: Hannah comes into our gym every day with a very positive attitude. She is as hardworking as they come. She is constantly pushing herself and everyone around her to be better. Hannah is disciplined, respectful, and proud to be a Viking. She has defied a few obstacles to get where she is and never has excuses. 

Other Interesting Facts: Hannah is heavily involved in her church community and plays both varsity volleyball and basketball. She nannies and has a job as a hostess while maintaining sports and school.

Sammy Osipov - 9th Grade

Sport/Position: Varsity Tennis - 1-3 Singles

Accomplishments: 13-1 singles record for the month of September

Quote from Coach: Sammy is always ready to play and he is very supportive of others.

Other Interesting Facts: Undefeated at #3 singles this year.

Walled Lake Northern:

Maddy Hager - 12th Grade

Sport/Position: Varsity Volleyball - Libero

Accomplishments: Great leadership on the court. As a team captain has earned the respect of her team as a leader. Always giving her all, even if it isn't a perfect day...continues to work to improve and not give up on her team.

Quote from Coach: Love the work ethic and leadership Maddy has. She strives to be her best and when she is struggling, never gives up on herself. She never gives up on her teammates.

Other Interesting Facts: Averages 3.1 digs per set and serves at 91% efficiency. 

Carson Haslinger - 12th Grade

Sport/Position: Varsity Football - Defensive Back

Accomplishments: Two-year starter, team captain, leads the secondary in tackles and interceptions, 3.8 GPA

Quote from Coach: Pound for pound the hardest worker on and off the field I have ever coached.

Other Interesting Facts: Leader of the "No Fly Zone", a nickname that the defensive secondary call themselves. 

 

Walled Lake Western:

Noah Palizzi - 12th Grade

Sport/Position: Varsity Soccer - Defender

Accomplishments: Team captain

Quote from Coach: He truly is the heart and soul of our team and is our inspirational leader.

Other Interesting Facts: Has three assists despite playing as a defender. He has only come off the field for a total of 10 minutes all season and has a 3.5 GPA.

Lacy White - 11th Grade

Sport/Position: Varsity Volleyball - Libero

Accomplishments: More successful digs in September than all of the other varsity players combined.

Quote from Coach: Although Lacy is not one of my captains, she is always positive and hardworking. She sets a great example for the rest of her team and always puts her team first. She is a great leader.

Other Interesting Facts: Lacy is a second-year varsity player.