Congratulations to Cocoa High baseball player Luis Curbelo, FLORIDA TODAY’s high school Athlete of the Week for the week of March 26-April 1.
Curbelo went 4-for-4 with a double, two HRs, 4 RBI and 4 runs scored in an 11-1 victory over Titusville High on March 30.
In the closest vote this year, only 10 votes separated Curbelo (210 votes for 30 percent of the 692 votes) and second-place Jake Riffee, a baseball player from Melbourne High (200 votes for 29 percent). Third place was Rockledge track and field athlete Kaira Simmons (27 percent), followed by Rockledge High tennis player Emily Sidor (11 percent) and Melbourne High tennis player Greg Durham.
Be sure to vote this upcoming Monday for the next Athlete of the Week.