Florsheim, Grossman Athletes of the Week | SierraSun.com

Florsheim, Grossman Athletes of the Week

North Tahoe High senior Brandon Florsheim and Truckee senior Sara Grossman are the Sierra Suns Athletes of the Week from Sept. 18-22. Florsheim, a member of the Lakers tennis team, won all three of his matches against South Lake Tahoe on Sept. 19. He showed tremendous effort against a tough team, winning the first set in a tie break after many set points against him eventually taking the set 11-9. He was a thinker in the game and figured out his opponents weaknesses to keep winning points. Grossman, one of the team captains on the Truckee High girls soccer team, scored three goals against Incline on Sept. 19 and two goals against Dayton on Sept. 22. She was on fire, Truckee head coach Amy Valdivia said. Shes been on.Valdivia said Grossman has been taking advantage of her above average speed, ball-handling skills and smarts on the field and has played unselfishly for the good of the team.She has really stepped up her game this year, her coach said. Shes done an excellent job of getting the entire team involved. The Sierra Sun is naming one Athlete of the Week from Truckee High and one from North Tahoe in the Sports & Outdoors section every Tuesday. Coaches, please submit the name of an athlete with details about his or her performance from the previous week. Truckee coaches can send their nominees to swright@sierrasun.com. North Tahoe coaches can send theirs to aclose@tahoe-world.com.

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