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WRHS honors athletesThe Walnut Ridge School Athletic Department presented awards at an annual banquet held May 15 in Van Ellis Cafetorium.
Honored athletes are as follows:
Zach Carson and Christin Holsapple
Most Spirited, Allison Bridges; Most Improved, Shelby Fields; Miss Bobcat, Natasha Doane; All-American nominees, Amanda Pickney, Tristan Simpson, Allison Bridges; All-American, Natasha Doane.
Male Player of the Year, Alex Long; Female Player of the Year, Hannah Doane.
Junior High All-Conference, Kortney Wayland, Stephann Petty; All-Blazer Tournament, Whitney Rider; Junior High Star Player, Stephann Petty; Senior High All-Conference, Caroline Kelley, Ashlyn Cothern, Katie Lewis; Hornet Classic All-Tournament, Ashlyn Cothern, Katie Lewis; Outstanding Hitter, Katie Lewis; Assists Leader, Ashlyn Cothern; Outstanding Server, Anna Bland; Outstanding Defensive Player, Caroline Kelley; Most Valuable Player (MVP), Caroline Kelley; Senior High Star Player, Anna Bland; Miss Bobcat, Christin Holsapple.
All-Conference, Teague Phillips, Eric Wilcoxson, Zach Crisler, Tyler Clement, Zach Carson, Hunter Flippo, Rowdy Ditto; Outstanding Offensive Lineman, Rowdy Ditto; Outstanding Offensive Back, Eric Wilcoxson; Outstanding Defensive Player, Tyler Clement; Outstanding Defensive Back, Zach Crisler; MVP, Teague Phillips; Mr. Bobcat, Payton Poole.
Junior High All-Conference, Allyson McQuay, Chloe Rice; Senior High All-Conference and Outstanding Defensive Player, Katie Lewis; Hustle Award, Anna Bland; Most Assists, Ashley Roacho; Free Throws, Daniel Vaughn; Most Improved, Caroline Kelley; Outstanding Offensive Player, Caroline Kelley; Chelsea Linebaugh Award, Holly Looney; Miss Bobcat, Daniel Vaughn.
Junior High All-Conference, Kenzie Flippo, Spencer Wilson; Senior High All-Conference, Range Weeks, Zach Crisler; WBC All-Tournament, Hunter Flippo, Zach Crisler, Range Weeks; Assists Award, Eric Wilcoxson; Defense Award, Hunter Flippo; Most Improved, Matthew Cox; Most Steals, Range Weeks; Free-throw Percentage, Range Weeks; Rebounds, Zach Crisler; MVP, Zach Crisler; Mr. Bobcat, Jeb Bridges.
All-Conference, Ashlyn Cothern, Hannah Massey, Sabrina Knight; Outstanding Defense Award, Brittney Dobbs; Outstanding Pitcher, Hannah Massey; Outstanding Offensive Player and MVP, Sabrina Knight; Miss Bobcat, Felisha Price.
Outstanding Runner, Edward Harthorn; Cross Country, Edward Harthorn, Doug Sosbe; Field Events Award, Cody Reithemeyer; Most Valuable Player, Doug Sosbe; Mr. Bobcat, Hunter Ingram.
Outstanding Runner, Anna Fender; Field Events Award, Jodie Reithemeyer; MVP, Tiye Flowers; Miss Bobcat, Anna Bland.
All-Conference, Zach Crisler, Tyler Dickson, Hunter Flippo, Teague Phillips, Range Weeks, Eric Wilcoxson; All-State, Hunter Flippo, Eric Wilcoxson; Extra Innings Classic, Eric Wilcoxson, Hunter Flippo; All-State Tournament Team, Range Weeks; Outstanding Offensive Player, Hunter Flippo; Outstanding Defensive Player, Tyler Dickson; Outstanding Pitcher, Range Weeks; MVP, Eric Wilcoxson; Mr. Bobcat, Clay Hufstedler, "For the Love of the Game" Richard Manning Award, Zach Crisler.
The Bobcat Booster Club presented towels to The Gary Rose Top Cat Booster Award was presented to Terry and Sloane Kelley for their dedication to the Walnut Ridge School athletic program.