ATHLETE OF THE WEEK — Addyson Harris is a leader for NHS swim team

Published 12:12 am Friday, February 17, 2023

Addyson Harris
Nederland High School

 Nederland High School freshman Addyson Harris is a member of the swim team and was recently voted top female swimmer of the district.

Last month the NHS swim team competed in the District 17-5A swim meet, and Harris won first overall in 200 IM and 100 backstroke and qualified for regionals.

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Swim Coach Roxanne Lyda said Harris is an incredibly knowledgeable swimmer who frequently helps teammates perfect their strokes and tweak their dives.

“She is a natural leader and has stepped up when the team captain had to miss practice because she was visiting college campuses,” Lyda said. 

“Addy is the epitome of a great swimmer. She is lean and fast, and she is a great teammate. Her teammates all respect her.”