WEDNESDAY
JUNE 10
Honoring Athletes, Teams and Coaches in over 20 High School Sports
Made Possible by the Yakima Valley Sports Commission

2015 Winners Below!

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OVERALL ATHLETE, TEAM and COACH 2014-15 WINNERS (Open/Close)

Male Athlete of the Year

  • Nikhil Lizotte, Davis

Female Athlete of the Year

  • Lauren Newman, La Salle

Team of the Year

  • Highland boys soccer

Coach of the Year

  • Eli Juarez, Davis boys basketball
FALL 2014 NOMINEES & WINNERS(Open/Close)

Winners are in bold print.

Girls Soccer

  • Ashley Kuhlmann, Selah, senior
  • Tayler Lime, Naches Valley, senior
  • Lauren Newman, La Salle, junior
  • Mariah Rojas, East Valley, senior
  • Riley Steele, West Valley, junior

Football

  • Gabe Caskey, Ellensburg, senior
  • Garrett Hull, Ellensburg, senior
  • Ketner Kupp, Davis, senior
  • Jackson Lewis, Davis, senior
  • Nikhil Lizotte, Davis, senior

Boys Cross Country

  • Zach Justo, Eisenhower, senior
  • Ben Mahony, Eisenhower, senior
  • Setty Pryor, West Valley, senior
  • Matt Schrenk, Selah, senior
  • Miguel Vargas, Eisenhower, junior

Girls Swimming & Diving

  • Landon Hopkins, Eisenhower, senior
  • Cassadie Moore, Sunnyside, senior
  • Ella Van Troba, Naches Valley, freshman
  • Krista Wilson, Ellensburg, freshman
  • Taylor Wilson, Ellensburg, senior

Girls Cross Country

  • Mercedes Chavez, Davis, senior
  • Kaili Keefe, West Valley, junior
  • Caroline McCarthy, Eisenhower, sophomore
  • Alexis Redfield, Zillah, junior
  • Erica Simison, Eisenhower, freshman

Volleyball

  • Kerista Goodpaster, Selah, senior
  • Morgan Kline, Eisenhower, junior
  • Miah Perez, Ellensburg, senior
  • Jesse Sydney, Eisenhower, sophomore
  • Bridgette Webb, West Valley, senior
WINTER 2014-15 NOMINEES & WINNERS(Open/Close)

Winners are in bold print.

Boys Swimming & Diving

  • Nolan Frampton, Selah senior
  • Aaron George, Naches Valley sophomore
  • Kian Hausken, West Valley senior
  • Ivan Lancaster, Selah senior
  • Zachary Zontek, Davis junior

Girls Basketball

  • Lexi Carpenter, East Valley senior
  • Alexis Gratton, Davis senior
  • Cayla Jones, White Swan senior
  • Emilee Maldanado, Sunnyside sophomore
  • Jordan Rodriguez, Sunnyside senior

Bowling

  • Natalie Bond, Eisenhower junior
  • Megan Kinney, Sunnyside sophomore
  • Lindsay Schwehr, Eisenhower senior
  • Amanda Selberg, West Valley sophomore
  • Baylee Summers, Eisenhower freshman

Boys Basketball

  • Justin Dunsmore, Zillah senior
  • Isaiah Harris, East Valley senior
  • Max Jones, Davis senior
  • Nikhil Lizotte, Davis senior
  • Roy Zavala, Mabton junior

Girls Wrestling

  • Marizza Birrueta, Grandview senior
  • Cameron Guerin, Davis freshman
  • Gladdys Palma, White Swan junior
  • Viannei Perez, Grandview junior
  • Desiree Zavala, Grandview junior

Boys Wrestling

  • Victor Almaguer, Granger senior
  • Diego Castaneda, Sunnyside junior
  • Brent Evans, Toppenish senior
  • Diego Hernandez, Zillah senior
  • Josue Rodriguez, Toppenish junior
SPRING 2015 NOMINEES & WINNERS(Open/Close)

Winners are in bold print.

Boys Soccer

  • David Paniagua, Highland
  • Israel Gonzalez, Grandview
  • Christian Chavez, Sunnyside
  • Carlos Magana, Highland
  • Luis Valle, Davis

Girls Golf

  • Shelby Baum, East Valley
  • Lucy Mitchum, Highland
  • Victoria Mitchum, Highland
  • Bailey Wagner, La Salle
  • Mikayla Page, West Valley

Fastpitch

  • Payton Gibbs, Selah
  • Sami Sweigard, Cle Elum
  • Bri Shipley, Kittitas
  • Allie Kopczynski, Ellensburg
  • Maddy Zerr, Selah

Girls Track & Field

  • Lauren Newman, La Salle
  • Miah Perez, Ellensburg
  • Brooke Benner, Naches Valley
  • Zoe Roberson, Eisenhower
  • Kaili Keefe, West Valley

Boys Golf

  • Nick Baker Cle Elum
  • Holden Backes, Eisenhower
  • Dylan Bissell, West Valley
  • Derrick Phelps, Zillah
  • Dylan Apodaca, Selah

Baseball

  • Riley Benedetti, East Valley
  • Elias Moctezuma, Davis
  • Garrett Hull, Ellensburg
  • Kyle Dexter, Selah
  • Chase Wells, Naches Valley

Boys Track & Field

  • Brigham Cardon, Selah
  • Chez Jackson, Selah
  • Austin McWain, Highland
  • Jeremy Bade, East Valley
  • Ben Mahony, Eisenhower

Boys Tennis

  • Jared Kieser, Selah
  • Othon Hamill and Lucas Mahugh, Selah
  • Sean Singco, La Salle
  • Michael Manion, East Valley
  • Corban Kinloch and Carter Verbrugge, West Valley

Girls Tennis

  • Makenzie Kinloch and Elena Riehl, West Valley
  • Jesica Busey and Laura Stewart, La Salle
  • Peyton Long, Davis
  • Jennifer Jackson and Taylor Willis, Ellensburg
  • Emily Hirtle, East Valley
TEAM and COACH 2014-15 NOMINEES & WINNERS(Open/Close)

Winners are in bold print.

Fall Team of the Year

  • Davis football
  • Eisenhower boys cross country
  • Ellensburg football
  • Selah volleyball
  • West Valley soccer

Fall Coach of the Year

  • Brad Ackerman, Eisenhower volleyball
  • Rick Clark, Davis football
  • Phil English, Eisenhower cross country
  • Meggie Powell, Selah volleyball
  • Tim Strother, Zillah football

Winter Team of the Year

  • Davis boys basketball
  • Grandview girls wrestling
  • Sunnyside Christian girls basketball
  • Toppenish wrestling
  • Zillah boys basketball

Winter Coach of the Year

  • Johnny Cerna, Toppenish wrestling
  • Kerri Fahey, Ellensburg girls basketball
  • Rick Hartman, Selah girls basketball
  • Eli Juarez, Davis boys basketball
  • Tracy Wright, Selah boys swimming

Spring Team of the Year

  • Highland boys soccer
  • Riverside Christian baseball
  • Selah baseball
  • Selah softball
  • East Valley baseball

Spring Coach of the Year

  • Mike Archer, Selah baseball
  • Gary Jimenez, Eisenhower softball
  • Corey Kingman, Riverside Christian baseball
  • Greg Wagner, Highland soccer
  • John Arlt, Ellensburg track and field