2020 THB SPORTS AWARDS VIDEO REPLAY
2020 THB SPORTS AWARDS - WINNERS
The THB Sports Awards recognized athletes, coaches and community members from across the county in a virtual ceremony on July 21. Here are stories on each of the winners:
It was anything but smooth sailing for the Frankton girls basketball team in the 2019-20 season. Head coach Stephan Hamaker lost his stepfather early in the regular season, the Eagles stood just 4-3 after a 63-40 loss at Pendleton Heights capped a nightmare weekend in November and two players transferred out of the program a short time later. Read more
2020 THB Sports Awards FINALISTS
2019-20 Athletes of the Year
The Athletes of the Year gave the best performance in their sport in The Herald Bulletin Coverage area.
As an individual, the Tigers’ senior defensive back Cade Vernetti stood out, making big play after big play. He did so while excelling in all three facets of the game, rarely leaving the field, and has earned the THB Sports Football-Defense Athlete of the Year. Read more
THB SPORTS AWARDS
THB SPORTS AWARDS - WINNERS
The THB Sports Awards recognized athletes, coaches and community members from across the county on June 19 at the Paramount Theatre. Here are stories on each of the winners:
In two years for Lapel football, Malachi Qualls had earned a reputation, as well as All-State honors, as one of the best kickers in the area. But, until he transferred to Anderson High School to play for his father, Ron Qualls, he had never caught a pass in a game. Read more
The area was peppered this season with freshmen softball players who made a huge impact for their teams. But none made a bigger splash or impact at the level that Pendleton Heights rookie catcher Kieli Ryan did this year, making her the THB Sports Awards 2019 Girls Breakout Athlete of the Year. Read more
THB SPORTS AWARDS - PHOTOS
Photos from the inaugural THB Sports Awards, held June 19 at the Paramount Theatre.
THB SPORTS AWARDS - VIDEOS
Videos from the inaugural THB Sports Awards, held June 19 at the Paramount Theatre.
2018-19 ATHLETES OF THE YEAR
The Athletes of the Year gave the best performance in their sport in The Herald Bulletin coverage area.
Last season began with frustration and ended in disappointment for Shenandoah’s Silas Allred. The then-sophomore suffered an injury during football, delaying the start of his wrestling season, which concluded with quarterfinal loss and a fifth-place finish at the state meet. Read more
High above the pool at Pendleton Heights High School is a large board displaying the school’s boys and girls swimming records. Arabians junior Karly Riffey, along with graduated teammates Sarah Dudley and McKenna Jule and junior teammate Emma Robison, is a part of two records that were set a year ago, in the 400 and 200 freestyle relays. Read more
Football is a sport that requires playing with passion, emotion and instincts, especially on the defensive side of the ball. Perhaps no player combined those traits with great production more than the 2018 Herald Bulletin Football - Defense Athlete of the Year, Shenandoah senior linebacker Dallas Pugsley. Read more
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