The Con Edison Westchester Scholastic Sports Award Program recognizes the ‘Scholar Athlete of the Week’
“The Con Edison Scholar Athlete of the Week”
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CON EDISON’S WESTCHESTER SCHOLAR ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Claire Fon
This week’s winner of the Con Edison’s Westchester Scholar Athlete of the Week is Claire Fon, a Senior on the Lakeland High School Softball Team. Claire is a one of Lakeland’s top all-around student athletes. Claire has been on the Varsity Softball Team since 8th Grade. She was named Captain las year as a Junior again this year. Claire has been a starting pitcher over the last 2 seasons and is considered one of the top pitchers in section 1. The journal news voted her one of the Nine to Shine players. She can hit for average and hits with power.
This week Claire batted .750 6-6 with 5 home runs, 13 RBI’s, 6 RS and 4 BB. She also record her 100th RBI giving her her 107 for her career along with 103 hits in Just 89 games. On the mound Clair went 3-0 with a 5 winning perfect game, She gave up 0 earned runs and stuck out 24 batters. Lakeland is 4-0 with Claire on the mound.
Claire has been voted captain of our Varsity softball team the last 2 years and has dedicated the last 4 years in helping to develop our youth softball players in our community. She has volunteered numerous hours at pitching clinics and softball camps. Claire is also a member of the National Honor Society.