KENILWORTH, NJ – Jack Balwierczak and Colleen Hannon have been named this week’s David Brearley High School Athletes of the Week.
Jack Balwierczak is a seventeen-year-old junior at David Brearley High School. He started playing football at a very young age and received his varsity football letter his sophomore year. Balwierczak also has lettered in track and golf at Brearley. He believes that Kenilworth is a great town to grow up and play sports in. “I have so many childhood sports memories but my favorite sports memory is winning the conference championship and going into the playoffs this past football season.” When Balwierczak is not playing sports he likes to go to the gym, fish, hang out with friends, and work on his jeep.
Colleen Hannon is a freshman who plays on the varsity girls basketball team and is a cheerleader at David Brearley High School. Hannon also plays softball which is her favorite sport. She is a pitcher and plays the infield and looks forward to tryouts in the spring. Hannon has been playing basketball since the third grade and softball since kindergarten. One her best sports memories was pitching a perfect game at ten years old vs South Plainfield. Her other hobbies include hanging out with friends and family, and throwing a football around with her brothers.
The Kenilworth Athletes of the Week is sponsored by Riberto’s Restaurant. Located 24 N 20th Street, Riberto’s brings mouthwatering flavors from the past and with a dash of modern ingenuity. The produce is from the best quality suppliers in the area to provide succulent, yet healthy dishes in a homey and comfortable environment. Riberto’s is also available for parties for all occasions. The Athlete of the Week will receive a free entrée with purchase of another entrée. Come to Kenilworth Liquors purchase a bottle of wine and receive a coupon for 10% off your meal. To learn more call (908) 272-2180 or visit http://ribertositalianbistro.com/.