Girls Athlete of the Week: Savannah Crocetti

Girls Athlete of the Week: Savannah Crocetti

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Girls Athlete of the Week: Savannah Crocetti

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Name: Savannah Crocetti

School: Irondequoit.

Sport: Basketball.

Position: Guard.

Class/age: Senior/17.

Family: Parents, Debbie and Steve; sisters Brittany, 23, and Taylor, 19.

Academics: 96 average.

Last week: Averaged 18.3 points, 5 assists, 6.3 steals and 4.3 rebounds to lead the Eagles to four straight wins, including capturing the Coach Chow Tournament Championship in Spencerport. Crocetti pumped in 20 points with 7 steals and 5 assists in a 55-52 win over the host school in the title game.

About me: Fifth-year varsity player is headed to Syracuse University to play next season as a walk-on first with hopes of being a scholarship player after that … Known for her long-range shooting, “Sav” is a two-time All-Monroe County first team selection and two-time second-team All-Greater Rochester pick … Key player for the 2013 Section V Championship squad at Irondequoit (9-1), which plays next at Pittsford Sutherland (6-2) on Friday … Her favorite players are former SU guards Gerry McNamara and Jonny Flynn and current junior shooting guard, Trevor Cooney … Her father is an Irondequoit assistant coach … Member of National Honor Society, she also was a second-team all-league pick in volleyball last fall. She plans to try playing lacrosse for the first time this spring … Prospective accounting major at SU … Scored a career-high 30 points in a win last month and her single-game career-high for 3-pointers is six. Twitter: @SavCro.

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