Clovis News

Athlete of the Week

Georgia Phillips, sophomore, Clovis North High School

Sport: Varsity girls water polo

“Georgia Phillips is phenomenal student/athlete. Georgia is our starting goalie as a sophomore and has done an amazing job this season.” — Coach Kari Genco

Athletic Achievements: Phillips made 58 blocks in the four-game opening tournament of the season, the Central Valley Showdown Tournament hosted by Clovis West and Clovis High School. “Georgia also made the 16U USA National Water Team in May. We can’t wait to see what the future holds for Georgia!”

Academic Achievements: Phillips maintains a 3.9 GPA.

Co-curriculars: She is a member of the California Scholarship Federation.

Ambitions: Phillips hopes to be named an All American for water polo, Play Division I water polo and earn above a 4.0 GPA.

Nominating coaches: Kari Genco and Dani Mortimer

The Clovis Independent would love to recognize the hard work of high school student-athletes in Clovis. Contact editor Farin Montanez at to submit a nomination.