BROOKINGS – Bobcats were honored Monday at the BHS Athletic Awards Ceremony at Brookings High School.
The honorees included:
ABOVE: White Letter Club (from left): Front row – Brooke Wika, Abby Enevoldsen, Cydne Munson, Kailee Bartels, Celia Dobrenski, Ava Burns, Jazlynn Pederson, Miranda Ysbrand, Kylie Tucker, Carolyn Hieb, Alli Gordon, Caitlyn Nielsen, Maci Law, Michaela Jewett and Aubrey Nelson; Back row – Justin Devine, Tucker Christie, Drew Cole, Thomas Thvedt, Isaac Conrad, Charlie Wang, Jacob Schoon, Parker Beers, Sam Lehman, Jay Wilber and Logan Bowes. Not pictured were Jane Ardry and Tyler Kreutner.
BELOW 1: Outstanding Senior Athlete Award: Tucker Christie.
BELOW 2: Monogram Club Coach of the Year Award: Mitch McLagan.
BELOW 3: Senior Jacob Schoon won his second consecutive Class A state wrestling title, prevailing at 182 pounds after taking the 170-pound crown as a junior. He was named the SDHSCA Wrestler of the Year.
Senior Michaela Jewett was a Class AA All-State first-team selection in both basketball and volleyball. She earned a spot on the Class AA All-Tournament team at state in both sports, and was a finalist for Miss Basketball and Miss Volleyball. She was a SDHSCA Player of the Year finalist in basketball.
Junior Ellie Abraham was named Gatorade Girls’ Cross Country South Dakota Athlete of the Year.
Junior Gus Miller won the Class A state wrestling title at 220 pounds.
BELOW 4: Monogram Club (from left): Front row – Kelsey Werpy, Nicole Steen, Kenzie Hubbard, Ainsley Powers, Anna Bishop, Hannah Einspahr, Carolyn Hieb, Alli Gordon, Kailee Bartels and Audrey Harms; Back row – Jonah Dobbs, Eric Sell, Drew Cole, Jay Wilber, Gus Miller, Logan Bowes, Charlie Wang and Isaac Conrad. Not pictured was Jane Ardry.
BELOW 5: Most Valuable Athletes (from left): Front row – Rachel Gannon, Sydney Grendler, Abby Enevoldsen, Caitlyn Nielson, Michaela Jewett, Emily Rystrom, Jocelyn Zerr, Mandy Syhre, Grace Mork and Ellie Abraham; Back row – Justin Devine, Ange Aime Zokou, Isaac Conrad, Jacob Schoon and Jonah Dobbs. Not pictured were Alex Couser, Zane DeRynck, Jaimye Wininger, Brooklyn Hieb and Nicole Steen.
BELOW 6: Most Inspirational Athletes (from left): Front row – Kestlyn Willert, Kailee Bartels, Ainsley Powers, Janine Warne, Brooke Seeley, Miranda Ysbrand, Jazlynn Pederson, Celia Dobrenski, Carolyn Hieb, Sydney Grendler and Ashton Austreim; Back row – Isaac Conrad, Justin Devine, Ryan Treiber, Thomas Thvedt and Gus Miller. Not pictured were Alex Couser, Dane Wika, Jesse Roberts, Micah Ardry, Jaden Petersen, Brandon Wade and Wyatt Drew.
BELOW 7: Most Improved Athletes (from left): Front row – Brooke Seeley, Regan Weisbeck, Josi Kjenstad, Joy Warne, Johanna Miller and Jenna Eischens; Back row – Carson Gullickson, Ryan Treiber, Preston Helmbolt, Logan Bowes, Andre Dobiasch and Nick Diersen. Not pictured were Parker Rykhus, Gabe Boyerm Brayton Mack, Edwin Carrillo, Ayden Asche, Jaidyn Bauman, Jenna Eischens, Maddix Archer, Ro Casella, Lilly Brandt, Allie Clark, Sierra Stevens