Lombardo, Burns BlueStreak-Ruden Report Players of the Week

BlueStreak_Logo__Converted_Nick Lombardo of the Darien football team and Kenzie Burns of the Fairfield Warde volleyball team are this week’s BlueStreak-Ruden Report FCIAC Players of the Week, presented by Chicken Joe’s.

Lombardo and Burns will each receive T-shirts and plaques from BlueStreak Sports Training and $25 gift certificates from Chicken Joe’s in New Canaan.

Lombardo scored 5 touchdowns — three on receptions, one on a run and one on an interception return — to lead the Blue Wave to a 46-26 win over Hillhouse.

Burns had 19 kills, 7 blocks, 14 service points and 4 aces to lead the Mustangs to two wins, including one over Bunnell in which they overcame a two-set deficit.


To nominate an athlete, send an email to with the name of the person you are nominating. Please include all of the player’s statistics for the week as well as the team results.

The award will be judged on games/matches/meets played Monday through Saturday of each week. Please wait until an athlete is done competing for the week to submit your nomination.