The Con Edison Westchester Scholastic Sports Award Program recognizes the ‘Scholar Athlete of the Week’

“The Con Edison Scholar Athlete of the Week”
with Rich Leaf
Sundays at 5:15AM only on 100.7 WHUD!

Meet this week’s Con Edison Westchester ‘Scholar Athlete of the Week!’

This week’s winner of the Con Edison’s Westchester Scholar Athlete of the Week is Teresa Deda, a Senior on the New Rochelle High School Soccer Team.  New Rochelle completed their season with a 3-1 loss vs. Scarsdale in the semifinal of the Southern Westchester Large School Tournament.  Teresa completed the season with 21 goals, the most in Section One, as well as 6 assists to be the second-highest overall scorer in the Section.  She also had a role in 27 of New Rochelle’s 40 goals scored this year and had at least one goal or an assist in all 11 of the team’s games.


Teresa was named to the All-League and All-Section Teams and was the League’s Most Valuable Player.  She was also chosen by The Journal News as the Westchester/Putnam Girls Soccer Player of the Year.  This week Teresa was named to the First Team All-State; the only player in Section One to earn that honor.  She was All-League as a sophomore and a Journal News All-Star; as a junior she was the League’s Most Valuable Player, All-League, and All-Section.  Entering this season, she was selected to The Journal News Elite 11.  Teresa has also excelled in track and field where she holds the school record in the 1 Mile Run and also in the 2K Steeple Chase. 


Examples of Leadership, citizenship and character include being a team captain and a member of our Athlete Leadership Council.