MILLINGTON – The annual cheerleading/basketball banquet was held on Wednesday, April 10 at the Jr./Sr. High School cafeteria. After a great potluck dinner, the awards portion of the ceremony began. The cheerleaders and sub-varsity basketball team recognized their players with certificates of participation.
The girls’ varsity basketball team took the stage to not only honor the 2018-2019 team but also honor a few players individually. The 2018-2019 team was honored by the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan (BCAM) as Honorable Mention Academic All-State. They had a cumulative grade point average of 3.805, which was tops in the Tri-Valley Conference. A few of the girls were recognized individually.
- BCAM Outstanding Senior Student-Athlete – Leah Denome and Samantha Ayotte
- BCAM Team First Award – Rebekah Williams
- Most Improved Player – Samantha Ayotte
- Hustle Award – Madison Hahn
- Jim Peresta Coaches Award – Moriah Babcock
- Jolene Kanary MVP Award – Leah Denome
The boys’ varsity basketball team took the stage next to honor the 2019 district winning team. The 2018-2019 team was honored by BCAM as Honorable Mention Academic All-State. They had a cumulative grade point average of 3.622. A few of the boys were recognized individually.
- BCAM Team First Award – Mason Wolfington
- Ted Woelke Award – Drew Germain
- Defensive MVP – Bradyn Henderson
- Offensive MVP – Zac Yorke
- Overall MVP – Ethan Brady
Congratulations to all teams and individuals for your hard work and your dedication to Millington Athletics.