School names athletes of the month

Head of School Jessica Lindstrom, left, and Athletic Director Mike Costello, right, present the Wakefield Country Day School Female Athlete of the Month award to Carolina Leonard, center. Courtesy photo
Griffin Landis, center, accepts the Wakefield Country Day School Male Athlete of the Month award from the Head of School Jessica Lindstrom, left, and Athletic Director Mike Costello. Courtesy photo

Carolina Leonard and Griffin Landis have been named athletes of the month at Wakefield Country Day School in Flint Hill.

Leonard is an outside hitter on the varsity volleyball team. She helped lead the team to five victories in games in September that were all 3-0 sweeps.

Landis is a member of the middle school soccer team. He led his team in scoring during the month with 11 goals. He had four multi-goal games, including four goals against Mountain View Christian Academy on Sept. 21. He scored multiple goals in the junior varsity win over Shenandoah Valley Christian Academy on Sept. 17. He has also assisted on a number of his teammates’ goals.