By Steven Fryer
The Orange County boys athlete of the week:
Name: Max Thomas
Sport: Track and field
Noteworthy: He won the 100 (10.76 seconds) and 200 (21.75) races with CIF Southern Section-leading times at the Triton Invitational. Both times are the third fastest in California this season. He also anchored Servite’s 4×100 relay team that was victorious in 42.54, the sixth-fastest time in the state. “Our motto is ‘Get the stick to Max,’” said Servite track coach Richard Gibbs about the relay team. Thomas also plays forward for the Servite soccer team and has scored two goals.