Fall Sports Awards honors Blair athletes

Nov. 20, 2006, midnight | By Lois Bangiolo | 15 years ago

Over 340 Blazers recognized for their participation in the fall season

The fall sports awards ceremony was held Nov. 14 in Blair's SAC. The 340 athletes who participated in the fall season were honored for both their athletic and academic performances. Coaches from each team honored individual athletes in four categories: Most Valuable Player (MVP), Outstanding Senior (OS), Most Improved (MI) and Coach's Award (CA).

Athletic director Dale Miller began the evening by thanking the parents who have supported the athletic program and its athletes this past season. He also recognized scholar athletes, students who received a 3.25 GPA or above, and called the student athletes who had received all A's up to the stage to receive a patch.

Beginning with the Division II champion boys' soccer team, each team was recognized for their performance this season. The coaches, after sharing some of the highlights of the season, then awarded the four athletic awards to members of each team:

MVP- Courtney Forbes
OS- Michelle Linford
MI- Lauren Reives
CA- Paula Artis

Boys' Cross Country
MVP- Emanuel Waktola
OS- Tuynh Nguyen
MI- Frank Wen
CA- Vijay Baharani

Girls' Cross Country
MVP- Halsey Sinclair
OS- Ashlyn Sinclair
MI- Lois Bangiolo
CA- Anna Coughlan

Field Hockey
MVP- Maura Druhan
OS- Jessica Hallberlin
MI- Julia Stratton
CA- Andrea Wilkinson

JV Field Hockey
MVP- Sumih Chi
MI- Madeline Ruvolo
CA- Naima Merella

Varsity Football
MVP- Ross Williams
OS- Rodger Brown
MI- Darius Smith
CA- Scott Lavon

JV Football
MVP- Andy Holmes
MI- Jonathan Haughton
CA- Keith Ayensu

MVP- Adam Hallberlin
OS- John Conroy
MI- Tyler Haislip
CA- Breton Sheridan

Varsity Boy's Soccer
MVP- Alec McLean
OS- Alexander Asare-Wassow
MI- Mike Worden
CA- Josh Zipin

JV Boy's Soccer
MVP- Greg Kohn and Eliot Gold
MI- Jose Sarmiento
CA- Hamid Marroquin

Varsity Girls' Soccer
MVP- Rebecca Vogel
OS- Danielle Peck
MI- Esmeraldy Arce
CA- Molly Brune

JV Girls' Soccer
MVP- Sarah Frank
MI- Jeannette Chavez
CA- Rivka Zuares

Girls' Tennis
MVP- Priyanka Gokhale
OS- Jessica Cutler
MI- Jessica Cutler
CA- Jasleen Salwan

Varsity Girls' Volleyball
MVP- Julie Zhu
OS- Wendolyn Quintanilla
MI- Molly Martinez
CA- Julie Brice

JV Girls' Volleyball
MVP- Chloe Sheridan
MI- Ariel La
CA- Caitlin Ludington

Lois Bangiolo. Lois Bangiolo was born on March 14, pi day, an auspicious date as she is now in the math-science magnet. In addition to writing for Silver Chips Online she runs track and is secretary of the MBHS Key Club. More »

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