Seniors honored by Randolph Sports Council

Honored in the spring were, front row, left to right: Sarah Hildreth (Asheboro), Mackenzie Gee (Eastern Randolph), Emma Mazzarone (Providence Grove), Madison Ray (Southwestern Randolph), Autumn Gentry (Trinity), Kennedy Strickland (Wheatmore). Back row: Hakemme Butler (Asheboro), Kahlin Graham (Eastern Randolph), Zander Cheek (Providence Grove), Landon McGee (Randleman), Caleb McNeill (Southwestern Randolph), Cooper Pollock (Trinity) and Randy Spencer (Wheatmore). Not pictured: Elizabeth York (Randleman).

SOPHIA – Senior athletes from area schools were honored by the Randolph Sports Council during banquets at Snyder Farms Restaurant during the school year.

Honored in the fall were, front row: Kaylen Nance (Asheboro), Allie Frazier (Providence Grove), Hallie Sawyer (Randleman), Madison Blankenship (Southwestern Randolph) and Torrie Davis (Trinity). Back row: D.J. Headen (Asheboro), Holley Lowe (Eastern Randolph), Joshua Ward (Providence Grove), Caleb Dunn (Randleman), Eli Gravely (Southwestern Randolph), Bo Gibson (Trinity) and Cooper Black (Wheatmore). Not pictured: Angel Hernandez Herrera (Eastern Randolph), Allison Hill (Wheatmore).

Three times during the year, two seniors from seven schools were recipients of sportsmanship awards, which were accompanied by $500 scholarships. Recipients were selected by each school’s scholarship committee.

Guest speakers during this school year were Matt Ridge, Davidson-Davie Community College athletics director and men’s basketball coach, in the fall; Rusty LaRue, chief operations officer of Dairi-O Restaurants and former football and basketball standout at Wake Forest (before an NBA career), in the winter; and Heather Macy, assistant athletics director and women’s basketball coach at Greensboro College, in the spring.

Honored in the winter were, front row, left to right: Addison Trogdon (Asheboro), Brecken Snotherly (Eastern Randolph), Anna Money (Providence Grove), Chloe Dixon (Randleman), Carleigh Whitson (Southwestern Randolph), Madison Burgiss (Trinity), and Peyton Wilson (Wheatmore). Back row: Calvin Smith (Asheboro), Riley Edwards (Randleman), Kearns Trotter (Southwestern Randolph), Jacob Little (Trinity), Chase Whitaker (Providence Grove), and Jude Leonard (Wheatmore). Not pictured: DJ Thomas (Eastern Randolph).
By Randolph Record