Congratulations to Melbourne Central Catholic cross country runner Amanda Beach, FLORIDA TODAY’s high school Athlete of the Week for the week of Oct. 12-18.
Beach won the Holy Trinity Fall Classic with a time of 18:00.69. It was the best time by a Brevard County girls runner during the 2015 season thus far.
Beach collected 32 percent of the online vote out of five athletes represented. More than 800 votes were received.
Second place was Viera High volleyball player Cailea Gibbs (29 percent), followed by Brevard HEAT swimmer Jamie McGarrigle (19 percent), Merritt Island High football player Jimmy Batch (12 percent) and Merritt Island High cross country runner Steven Cross (8 percent).
Be sure to vote this upcoming Monday for the next Athlete of the Week.