Mass Prep Stars Athlete of the Week:
Olivia Healy ‘13 - Forward - Reading - 2nd of Season
Posted: February 27 2013
Reading forward Olivia Healy '13 has been nothing short of amazing this season as she has helped lead Reading to an undefeated (20-0) season and the No. 1 seed in Division 2 North in the MIAA state tournament.
Healy and the Rockets are looking to repeat in 2013 after running the table and defeating Tyngsboro in the State Championship finals last season.
This past week Healy helped lead Reading to two wins and a Comcast tournament championship win at Babson College.
In a 64-40 opening round win over Natick the Richmond-bound Healy scored 30 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help her team advance to the Championship game against Archbishop Williams.
Healy then had the game of her career as she put her team on her back by scoring scored 40 points and pulling down 10 rebounds as Reading (20-0) came back to defeat Archies 73-69.
Healy was named MVP of the Comcast tournament for her efforts.
This is Healy's second MAPS player of the week recognition this season.