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All-Area High School Athletes

The Day's All-Area Boys' Tennis Player of the Year: Old Lyme's George Danes

The Day's All-Area Boys' Tennis Player of the Year: Old Lyme's George Danes

No one in the Shoreline Conference was better than Old Lyme senior George Danes, who went undefeated in singles action for the third regular season in a row, winning the Shoreline title and earning all-state honors.

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The Day's All-Area Baseball Player of the Year: Waterford's Connor Podeszwa

The player Waterford High School senior Connor Podeszwa is today: Gatorade Connecticut Player of the Year, The Day’s 2021 Baseball Player of the Year and soon-to-be freshman at Tufts University.

The Day's All-Area Softball Player of the Year: Waterford's Maddie Burrows

"She never stops playing at her best no matter whether it's a practice or a game," Waterford softball coach Andy Walker said of junior Maddie Burrows. "Whether it's just shagging a fly ball, she's going full bore, never taking a moment off."

The Day's All-Area Boys' Track & Field Athlete of the Year: NFA's Max Pierre Louis

Max Pierre Louis, who will enter his senior year in the fall, has been named The Day’s 2021 All-Area Boys' Track & Field Athlete of the Year as the State Open champion in the high jump.

The Day's All-Area Girls' Track & Field Athlete of the Year: East Lyme's Savannah Soleau

East Lyme junior Savannah Soleau finished third in the State Open shot put with a personal best toss of 37 feet, 3.75 inches to be named The Day's All-Area Girls' Track & Field Athlete of the Year.

The Day's All-Area Golfer of the Year: East Lyme's Dan Singer

About six years ago, East Lyme High School senior Dan Singer found his father’s old golf clubs while cleaning the basement with his mother. Little did Singer know that the discovery would lead to a love affair with the sport.

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