Name: Stefanie Dado
Grade: 10
Position: Point Guard

Performance: Dado scored 16 points and helped lead the Aztecs in Nisha Barrett's absence against Victor Valley on Jan. 17. She also earned five rebounds, eight steals, four assists and one block against the Jackrabbits.

Favorite sports team: Connecticut Suns

Favorite athlete: Lindsey Whalen

Favorite food: food in general

Favorite movie: `Step up' and `Stomp the Yard'

Favorite actor/actress: Channing Tatum

Favorite TV show: `Wildfire'

Favorite school subject: Algebra

Favorite band/musician: Mariah Carey

Favorite song: `Get the feeling' by The Dey

What ringtone do you have on your cellphone? I won't tell

Greatest accomplishment: Making the varsity team when I was a freshman

Future Goal(s): To get into a good college

Non-sports hobby: Church, being on the computer

Biggest influence: My mom and dad

Superstition: None


o Athletes of the week are selected by the Desert Dispatch sports staff. To nominate a player, send an e-mail to matthew_peters@link.freedom.com.