Freeport High School and Middle School recently gave out awards to top winter athletes.
At the high school level, the boys’ basketball most valuable player was Mitch Loeman. Josh Weirich won the Sportsmanship Award. Josh Soley took home the Booster’s Pride and Character Award. The junior varsity team gave Athletic Excellence Awards to Connor Dietrich and Matt Schultheis. The Booster’s Pride and Character Award went to Landon Easler.
The girls’ varsity Leadership Award went to Katee Poulin. Aubrey Pennell won the Hustle and Desire Award. Allyson Fuehrer was given the Booster’s Pride and Character Award. JV’s Athletic Excellence Award went to Macie Stowell. Naomi Otis won the JV Booster’s Pride and Character Award. First team Athletic Excellence Awards were given to Jocelyn Davie and Abigail Smith.
Indoor track’s Finish Line Awards went to Kelly Edwards and Zach Greene. Starting Block Awards were given to Olivia Bubar and Harrison Stivers. The Booster’s Pride and Character Award went to Ethan Roney.
Alpine skiing’s Athletic Excellence Awards were given to Ryan Collet and Abby Latulippe. Most Improved Skier Awards went to Brady Davis and Sadie Russell. Booster’s Pride and Character Awards were won by Evan LaMarre and Mia Thomas.
Nordic skiing’s Goal Setter and Getter was Matt Creasy. The boys’ Most Improved Skier was Nick Nelsonwood. Emily Sturtevant won Most Passionate Skier. Ellie Soule was named girls’ Most Improved Skier. Booster’s Pride and Character Awards went to Max Jennings and Lia Wellen.
Max Thomas Scholarships/Ski Awards were given to Ryan Collet and Scott Ross.
Cheering’s MVP was Michelle Huang.
Middle school Athletic Excellence Awards went to the following:
8th grade boys’ basketball Peter LaMagna and Jake Salter-Gurau
7th grade boys’ basketball Jack Davenport and Eli Fox
‘A’ team boys’ basketball Rylan Benedict and Josh Spaulding
8th grade girls’ basketball Mackenzie Ackley and Dani Foster
7th grade girls’ basketball Lindsey Cartmell and Jessica Wall
‘A’ team girls’ basketball Jessie Gray and Isabelle McClelland
Alpine skiing Caleb Abbott and Blake Enrico
Nordic skiing Ryder Bennell, Emily Johnson and Zach Merrill
Booster’s Pride and Character Awards went to the following:
8th grade boys’ basketball Brendan Qualls
7th grade boys’ basketball Bryan Lee
‘A’ team boys’ basketball Bryan Sayward
8th grade girls’ basketball Taylor Finn
7th grade girls’ basketball Hannah Ray
‘A’ team girls’ basketball Megan Seymour
Alpine skiing Ryder Bennell and Wynne Cushing
Nordic skiing Jasmine Olins