Stars of the week
Stars of the Week for Oct. 28-Nov. 3, selected by The Seattle Times.
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Plaisance, a senior, passed for a school-record 508 yards in the Timberwolves' 56-34 victory over Tahoma that put the Timberwolves in the state playoffs. He completed 21 of 33 passes with five touchdowns and no interceptions.
Newport girls swimming
Fang, a freshman, was the only double individual winner and was part of two winning relays as the Knights earned their first district championship in more than 25 years. She won the 50-yard freestyle (24.56 seconds) and 100 backstroke (58.44).
Mercer Island volleyball team
Coach Susan McKay's Islanders swept through the tough Sea-King 3A District tournament with victories over Holy Names, Bainbridge and Mount Si. Sara Lindquist (55 total kills) and Kris Brackman (26 kills, 35 digs, nine blocks) led the way.
Stars of the week are selected by The Seattle Times staff and published Tuesdays. Nominations may be emailed by Sunday night to firstname.lastname@example.org.