These daily reviews frequently include performances by the newest top players from annual area powers. But they also provide an opportunity to point out the ascension of a program like Perry volleyball, which already has more wins than all of last season.
4. Okemos golf sophomore Elle Nichols: Shot a 41 at Eldorado as Okemos edged Mason by 10 strokes and DeWitt by 16 (DeWitt didn't have its top two players, however). Nichols also tied for first at the 18-hole CAAC Blue opener previously.
3. Williamston soccer junior Ross Needler: Scored and had an assist as the Hornets defeated Lansing Christian 4-0.
2. Mason soccer senior Josh Rudd: Scored two goals as the Bulldogs continued to roll with a 3-0 win over East Lansing. Junior teammate Tyler Raab had two assists.
1. Perry volleyball junior Rachel Szegedy: Led the Ramblers with six kills and eight aces in a four-set win over Genesee that made her team 10-2-1. Perry was 8-26-4 last fall.