Vermont Varsity Insider Athletes of the Week: Winners for Oct. 26-Nov. 1

The votes have been tallied and the winners of the Vermont Varsity Insider Athletes of the Week honors are … Jewels Rackohn of Essex girls volleyball and Levi Webb of Enosburg boys soccer.

Rackohn collected 49.07% of the 19,031 votes cast in the girls contest while Webb finished with a 52.11% share of the 4,343 votes tallied on the boys side.

More:Vermont Varsity Insider Athletes of the Week: Ballots for Oct. 26-Nov. 1

The online voting at BurlingtonFreePress.com began Nov. 2 and closed at midnight on Nov. 5.

More on this week’s winners

Jewels Rackohn, Essex volleyball: Rackohn posted five aces, 9 passes and 11 digs in the semifinal win over Champlain Valley. Then she racked up a trio of aces, 9 passes and 4  assists as the Hornets (9-0) won in straight sets over MMU to take the Chittenden County postseason tournament.

Levi Webb, Enosburg soccer: After notching a hat trick performance in the playdown win, Webb delivered the winning goal in the third round of a penalty shootout — the 30th PK kick overall — as Enosburg knocked off previously unbeaten BFA-Fairfax in the Division III quarterfinals.

How do I nominate an athlete?

Please nominate a Vermont high school athlete one of two ways:

• Send an email to sports@burlingtonfreepress.com (Subject Line: Athletes of the Week nomination)

• Join our Vermont Varsity Insider group on Facebook and post your nomination.

When’s the next vote?

Next week’s nominees will be posted at BurlingtonFreePress.com on Monday, Nov. 9.

Become a member of the Vermont Varsity Insider Facebook group at https://bit.ly/2MGSfvX