Here are the YAIAA athletes of the week spanning Dec. 24 to Dec. 29, as decided by readers of the Varsity Beat blog:

GIRLS' ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Dover swimmer Rachel Spaulding finished first in the 200 freestyle and 500 free and was a member of the winning 400 free relay team as the Eagles won the Bulldog Bash at Big Spring.

BOYS' ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

Spring Grove wrestler Zack Clingan won the 120 title with 5-2 decision at the Conestoga Valley Tournament. The Rockets placed second as a team.