CFX Morning Sun Athletic Excellence Awards!
Each Month the Morning Sun Sports Editors will Choose a Group of High School Athletes or Coaches will be Nominated for the CFX Morning Sun Athletic Excellence Award presented by Mercantile Bank!! There will be one male and one female winner chosen!
CONGRATS TO THIS MONTHS WINNERS!!!
Male Athlete of the Month WINNER
Drew Stout, Carson City (Football)
Drew is a Junior who carried the ball 80 times for 727 yards and six touchdowns for the Eagles who just missed the playoffs by losing in week seven. Drew also caught a 58-yard TD pass and finished with 311 total yards from scrimmage in loss to Breckenridge. Had six 200-yard rushing games in 2017.
Female Athlete of the Month WINNER
Morgan Yates, Shepherd (Golf)
Morgan is a Junior who helped lead Jays to a second-straight TVC Central title in 2017 and to a first-ever Division 4 regional title. The Jays finished a program-best sixth overall at the Division 4 state finals in East Lansing where she finished sixth individually (80-84-164). Shepherd won regional with a 410 and she finished third overall with a 96. Also plays volleyball for the Jays and carries a GPA of 3.5 or better.
The Winners will get a Trophy and a Certificate from JNR Engraving and will have their name displayed on a Plaque at Morey Courts!
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