Each week, the Tribune prep sports staff selects a Male and Female Athlete of the Week. The selections are based on athletic performance. For video, visit TBO.com/sports/preps to meet our athletes of the week.
Niko Milosavljevic, Durant
WHY WE CHOSE HIM: Only a freshman, Milosavljevic won the Western Conference (Hillsborough County Public Schools) 500 freestyle with a time of 4:55.24, two seconds faster than last year's champion.
COLLEGE PLANS: Though college is four years away, Milosavljevic would welcome the opportunity to swim in college. He is also interested in criminal justice.
Allyson Nied, Newsome
WHY WE CHOSE HER: Nied, a junior, defended her Western Conference championship last week by winning the girls diving championship with 455 points. A former gymnast, Nied is hoping to three-peat as a senior.
COLLEGE PLANS: Nied has received some interest to dive at the next level.