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FANS CHOICE FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Candidate Profiles

Reader poll

Fans Choice Female Athlete of the Week

  • Ceely Coker, Buford soccer 42%
  • Abby Owens, Peachtree Ridge tennis 19%
  • Caroline Reed, Wesleyan 34%
  • Malieka Slayton, GAC track and field 5%

1186 total votes.

Each week during the spring sports season the Daily Post will honor a Fans Choice Female Athlete of the Week based on fan voting during the week at www.gwinnettprepsports.com. Voting begins Monday morning and closes at noon on Thursday. The winner will be honored in the print and web versions of the Daily Post. MOBILE USERS: Click here to vote.

This week's candidates are:

Ceely Coker

School: Buford

Sport: Soccer

Last week: Had a goal and two assists in a second-round win over Oconee County, then had three assists in a quarterfinal victory over Savannah Arts

Abby Owens

School: Peachtree Ridge

Sport: Tennis

Last week: Won her No. 1 singles matches in the state semifinals vs. Kennesaw Mountain and the state finals vs. Walton

Caroline Reed

School: Wesleyan

Sport: Track and field

Last week: Finished as state runner-up in the 1,600- and 3,200-meter runs

Malieka Slayton

School: GAC

Sport: Track and field

Last week: Won state championships in the 100- and 200-meter runs, as well as the 1,600 relay