Athletes rewarded at fall sports awards ceremony


Nov. 14, 2007, midnight | By Jenny Williams | 12 years, 8 months ago

Blair boasts 218 scholar athletes and 46 straight-A athletes


The Blair Booster Club hosted the fall sports awards ceremony last night in the auditorium, where Blair's 335 fall athletes were recognized for their academic accomplishments and athletic performances.

Photo: Varsity girls' volleyball head coach Heather Amell gives a speech about coach's award winner Olivia Bozik as Bozik and Most Improved Dorcus Olawuni listen.

Athletic Director Dale Miller began the night by commending the fall athletes and their parents for successful fall seasons. He then recognized the 218 scholar athletes with a GPA of 3.25 and above and invited the 46 straight-A athletes on stage to receive a patch.

Beginning with the Cheerleading squad, coaches from each team spoke about focal points in their seasons and presented four awards: Coaches Award (CA), Outstanding Senior (OS), Most Improved (MI) and Most Valuable Player (MVP).

Cheerleading
CA – Alyanna Brown
OS – Michelle Kae
MI – Joy Turner
MVP – Lauren Reives

Junior Varsity Girls' Soccer
CA – Jill Lidsky
MI – Annie Sholar
MVP – Sarah McMillan

Varsity Girls' Soccer
CA – Molly Brune
OS – Lizzie Horne
MI – Lauren Kestner
MVP – Annie Worden

Varsity Girls' Tennis
CA – Bonnie Ding
OS – Jasleen Salwan
MI – Deepa Chellappa
MVP – Priyanka Gokhale

Co-ed Golf
CA – Brandon Jones
OS – Alex Demarais
MI – Lena Jia
MVP – Maia Schechter

Junior Varsity Field Hockey
CA – Emily Haislip
MI – Lily Alexander
MVP – Blake Morgan-Gamber

Varsity Field Hockey
CA – Helen Anderson
OS – Claire Onley
MI – Naima Merella
MVP – Eve Kenney

Junior Varsity Girls' Volleyball
CA – Sophia Deng
MI – Seema Habash
MVP – Siqing Liu

Varsity Girls' Volleyball
CA – Olivia Bozik
OS – Molly Martinez
MI – Dorcus Olawuni
MVP – Julie Brice

Junior Varsity Boys' Soccer
CA – Vikas Mendhiratta
MI – Abey Zeleke
MVP – Robert Durban

Varsity Boys' Soccer
CA – Jonathan Fortuna
OS – Tim Visclosky
MI – Edwin Melendez
MVP – Jonathan Safer

Cross Country
CA Boys – Vijay Baharani
CA Girls – Christina Mullen
OS Boys – Nilan Schnure
OS Girls – Rachita Sood
MI Boys – Gregory Vogel
MI Girls – Louise Gretschel
MVP Boys – Rutvij Pandya
MVP Girls – Johanna Gretschel

Junior Varsity Football
CA – Arthur Tsapdong
MI – Rickard Min
MVP – Ibrahim Jarr

Varsity Football
CA – Alex Wang
OS – Kent Aje
MI – Ahmed Abdelaziz
MVP – Andrew Holmes




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