Girls Athlete of the Week: Ella Mao of Poly

Published : Sunday, August 26, 2018 | 7:09 AM

Name: Ella Mao
School: Poly
Grade: Junior
Sport: Volleyball
Position: Outside Hitter

Accomplishment: Ella Mao and the Poly program took a huge first step towards what they hope and people predict will end with a Prep League championship. Mao helped lead the Panthers to three Prep League victories this past week. Poly defeated the two-time reigning champs (Westridge) on Tuesday, knocked off Chadwick on Thursday and then swept their rivals from Flintridge Prep on Friday. The junior had approximately 36 kills and 20 aces.