ATHLETE OF THE YEAR RESUMES
Football: Northwest Division semifinalists, first team All-CIF, first-team All-Prep League, second team Star-News All-Area quarterback, three-year letterman.
Basketball: Division 5A semifinalists, first team All-CIF, first team All-Prep League, second team Star-News All-Area center, Tribune/Star-News All-Star, three-year letterman
Baseball: Division 6 champions, Prep League champions state-record 16th consecutive year, first-team Star-News All-Area infielder, first-team All-CIF, Prep League MVP, three-year letterman.
Volleyball: Division 3AA finalists, first-team All-CIF, second team Star-News All-Area.
Basketball: Division 5A champions, Prep League champions, second consecutive Star-News Player of the Year, Division 5A Player of the Year, Prep League Player of the Year, ESPN Rise Player of the Week.
Swimming: Division 2 prelims in 50 freestyle, competed in four events during the year (50 freestyle, 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle relay, 200 medley relay).
By Miguel A. Melendez, Staff Writer
Perhaps it’s time to start thinking of Pasadena Poly as a sports powerhouse.
The pristine school across from Caltech known for its rigorous academic programs is also home to Hunter Merryman and Michelle Miller, the 2011 Star-News male and female Athletes of the Year.
The three-sport standouts are the first pair from the same school to win the award.
Merryman, a senior, and Miller, a junior, helped their respective teams bring home a CIF-Southern Section championship.
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