The Davidson Day sophomore won the Carolinas’ Kickoff Cross Country Invitational running a personal-best 16:45, outkicking Arborbrook Christian sophomore Benjamin Timberlake (16:45.1) to earn the victory at Metrolina Christian Aug. 31.
Zammitti is the younger brother of former Davidson Day standout and state champion Melissa Zammitti, now a junior on the Cornell University cross country and track teams.
CHARLOTTE OBSERVER GIRLS’ ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Cierra Huntley, Davidson Day Volleyball:
The Davidson Day senior had a monster week on the court with 43 kills, 24 digs and seven aces to lead the Patriots to win over University Christian and Charlotte Country Day.
Huntley had her best match of the season so far with 29 kills, 15 digs and two aces in a 3-1 win over Charlotte Country Day, Aug. 29.
Two days earlier, Huntley had 14 kills, nine digs and five aces in a 3-0 sweep at University Christian.
Huntley, a Virginia Tech commit, has 59 kills, 38 digs and 13 aces for Davidson Day (4-0) this season.