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March 27, 2013
ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Dallas High Baseball
Peterson, a senior, did it all for the Dragons during the past week. Monday, he threw a no-hitter in Dallas' 2-0 win over Central, recording 11 strikeouts and walking just one to improve his season record on the mound to 3-0. In Thursday's 22-2 win over Silverton, he hit two doubles and a home run. And in Friday's 11-1 win over Silverton, Peterson hit a home run, an RBI double and a sacrifice fly.
Dallas High Softball
McCarron, a senior, had a monster day at the plate as the Dragons opened Mid-Willamette Conference play Thursday at home with a 22-3 victory over Woodburn. McCarron went 5 for 5 with a single, three doubles and an inside-the-park home run. She also played errorless defense at shortstop for Dallas.
To submit nominations for Athlete of the Week, contact Sports Editor Nicole Watkins at firstname.lastname@example.org or 503-623-2373.