Standout performers South Metro


Jamie Tatum, soccer, junior, Rock Canyon: She accounted for half the Jaguars' scoring with three goals in the 6-1 win over Douglas County on March 30.

Casey Optiz, baseball, senior, Heritage; He went 3-for-3, drove in two runs, scored a run and stole a base in the Eagles' 12-4 triumph over Sunset of Portland, Oregon.

Katherine Stanley, soccer, junior, ThunderRidge: She scored the overtime goal that gave the Grizzles a 1-0 win over rival Mountain Vista on March 28.

Colin Munro, lacrosse, senior, Mountain Vista: He tallied three goals and added two assists in the Golden Eagles' 14-3 victory over Rock Canyon on March 28.

Aubree Martinez, soccer, sophomore, Chaparral: In the Wolverines' 6-1 win over Castle View on March 30, Martinez scored twice and had an assist.

Colorado Community Media selects five athletes from high schools in the south metro area each week as "Standout Performers." Preference is given to athletes making their debut on the list. To nominate an athlete, contact Jim Benton at


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