Big senior class leads way at annual Bobcat awards ceremony
BERRYVILLE -- An amazing 50-plus seniors were honored with a host of awards at the annual Bobcat Athletic Awards presentations on Tuesday in Bobcat gym.
One of the largest classes in recent memory garnered many awards from the Bobcat coaching staff, with the junior and sophomore classes also receiving a lot of recognition and awards.
All sports were recognized, with the following awards presented:
Kevin Helmlinger Memorial Award
Aaron Edward and Megan Plumlee
Academic Athletic Award
Kent Butler and Heather Eaves
Hustling Sophomore Award
(In memory of Carroll Clark)
Leading Tackler Award
(In memory of Terry Hussey)
Charlie Matney Sportsmanship Award
Allison and Jason Tennant
Bob Sellick Award
Gared Jennings and Katie Tennant
Joe Neff Basore Award
John Paul Hanna Award
Best Defender- Manfredo Santizo-Lopez; Leading Scorer- Jorge Mojica; Most Improved- Javier Perez; Best Midfielder- Jorge Gil; MVP- Luis Ramirez; 12th Man- Ismael Mojica
Best Defender- Hazelmae dela Calzada; Leading Scorer- Lissetth Berrios; Most Improved- Taylor Bishop; Best Midfielder- Eleny Boche; MVP- Lissetth Berrios; 12th Man- Yulianna Castillo
Outstanding Offensive Lineman- Drew Johnson; Outstanding Defensive Lineman-Charlie Booth; Outstanding Offensive Back- David Jones; Outstanding Defensive Back- Steven Williams; Iron Man- Andy Curry; Mr. Bobcat- Nehemias Lopez; Brandon Burlsworth Award- Geoff West.
Outstanding Distance Runner- Clayton Taff; Outstanding Sprinter- Nehemias Lopez; Outstanding Jumper- Jorge Mojica; Outstanding Thrower- Drew Johnson.
Best Offensive Player- Brad Newberry; Best Defensive Player- Cody Curtis; Mr. Hustle- Cheston Jennings; 6th Man- Gared?Jennings; Mr. Bobcat- Doug Marley
Best Offensive Player- Mackenzie Howerton; Best Defensive Player- Courtney?Moore; Hustle Award- Katie Tennant; 6th Man- Kim Whetsten; Ms. Bobcat- Ivie Deweese.
Offensive MVP- Elise Holman; Defensive MVP- Kim Whetsten; Outstanding Teammate- Tabitha Tedder; Rookie of the Year- Carla Goins.
Outstanding Offense- Emily Ray; Outstanding Defense- Megan Gibbins; Outstanding Hustle- Krystal Changus; Most Improved- Kendra Plummer; Ms. Bobcat- Katie Tennant.
Mr. Bobcat/Offensive?Player of the Year- Colby Singer; Teammate Award- Nick Correia; Catcher of the Year/Home run leader- Cody Sanders; Defensive Player of the Year- Gared Jennings; Rookie of the Year- Weston Holman; Pitching Leader- Dustin Rowland.