NPSS award winners, boys rugby finish season with a win

Our Boys Rugby team was in Grande Prairie on Friday, June 7 for a sevens tournament. The boys went undefeated - a great way to finish the season!

The Athletics Banquet on June 6 recognized the successes of all of our sports teams. Congrats Grizzlies and thank you coaches! See below for a full list of award winners: 

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Major Awards
Athlete of the Year - Male: Quinlan Snider
Athlete of the Year - Female: Celine Quigley
Outstanding Athletic Performance: Kenzie Chilcott

Cross Country
Coaches Choice: 
Leigh Hedges
MVP: Kenzie Chilcott

Boys Soccer
Rookie of the Year: 
Harrison Sewell
Coaches Choice: Caleb Mohninger
MVP: Devin Velkjar

Girls Soccer
Rookie of the Year:
 Maddison Holloway
Coaches Choice: Kenzie Chilcott
MVP Attacking: Emma Close
MVP Defending: Teagan Clement

Jr. Girls Volleyball
Coaches Choice:
 Raya Heinrichs
MVP: Taylor Schmidt

Sr. Girls Volleyball
Rookie of the Year:
 Megan Salinas
Coaches of the Choice: Jessie Copes
MVP: Daelyn Jeffers

Sr. Boys Volleyball
Rookie of the Year:
 Drew Woodruff
Coaches Choice: Thomas Taylor
MVP: Michael McDermott

Jr. Boys Basketball
Coaches Choice:
 Colton Dyck
MVP: Gryphon Talbot

Jr. Girls Basketball 
Coaches Choice:
 Jenna Miranda
MVP: Isabella Ziebart

Sr. Girls Basketball
Rookie of the Year: 
Mackenzie O'Brien
Ross Memorial Inspirational Award: Alexis Ziebart
Coaches Choice: Claire Turner
MVP: Celine Quigley

Sr. Boys Basketball
Rookie of the Year:
 Liam Peterson
Ross Memorial Inspirational Award: Earl Concepcion
MVP: Mason Miranda

Track and Field
Rookie of the Year:
 Jacob Haluzka
Coaches Choice: Tyler Turner
MVP: Kenzie Chilcott

Girls Rugby
Most Fit:
 Alex Hedges
Most Improved: Maddison Holloway
Coaches Choice: Michelle Kalkman
MVP: Linsey Edwards

Boys Rugby
Best Back:
 Tristan Hynes
Best Forward: Noah Klassen
MVP: Tim Zimmer

Most Improved:
 Brooklyn Willms
Coaches Choice: Connor Kindrat
MVP: Kurtis Lee

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