(Potosi) Michelle Whitaker of the Potosi girls’ tennis team is our Applebee’s of Farmington Athlete of the Week. The senior is 21-2 in singles matches this season and has been hearing praise from everyone from her teammates to her opponents.
Over the past week, Whitaker captured the Class 1 District 2 and the MAAA Conference singles championships.
Although her season isn’t over, Whitaker tells us about some of her favorite moments over the last four years.
The Potosi girls’ tennis team plays for the Class 1 District 2 championship Wednesday afternoon against North County. Whitaker will play in the Class 1 singles’ Sectionals this weekend. As Athlete of the Week, she receives a T-shirt, a certificate and a coupon for a free entree at Applebee’s in Farmington.
Interview with Michelle Whitaker: