Fryeburg Academy 2017 Winter Sports Awards

Congratulations to the following individuals and student-athletes who were recognized at this year's Winter Sports Awards Ceremony:

Special Olympics: John Plummer
Boys' Basketball: Justin Daniels and Nate Knapp
Girls' Basketball: Kaylin Delaney and Makayla Cooper
Girls' Indoor Track: Bridget Tweedie and Gwen Boros
Boys' Indoor Track: Max Kummer and Jeremiah Schrader
Alpine Skiing: Brooke Juneau, Hannah Frye, and Matt Gunther
Girls' Nordic: Irina Norkin and Emily Carty
Boys' Nordic: Ben Caffrey and Alfie Walker
Unified Basketball: River Lusky and James Littlefield
Cheering: Grace Arriaga

Head of School Career Achievement Award: Mackenzie Buzzell and Bridget Tweedie

Special Olympics Medals
Coach Kathy Dunham
Reed Wales (Nordic) - 2 gold
Aaron Hennessy (Alpine) - 1 silver, 2 bronze
Ben Charles (Dual Ski) - 1 silver, 1 - 5th place
James Littlefield (Nordic) - 2 - 5th places
John Plummer (Alpine)- 2 - 5th places, 1 - 6th place
Star Young (Dual Ski) - 1 silver, 1 bronze

Howard Ross Award- This award given annually to a member of the Fryeburg Ski Community who has provided exceptional contributions to the ski program. This year's recipient is John Atwood.

All-Conference Awards are selected by either a vote from the league coaches or as a result of the finish in the Western Maine Conference Championships.

All-Conference Award Recipients:
Christian Bedell-Indoor Track, 200 and 400
Gwen Boros-Indoor Track 4x2 relay, Long Jump
Mackenzie Buzzell- Basketball
Ben Caffrey Nordic Skiing
Emily Carty-Nordic Skiing
Jared Chisari- Indoor Track 4x2 relay
Alexis Charles Indoor Track 4x2 relay
Skye Collins-Indoor Track 4x2 relay
Brooke Juneau-Alpine Skiing
Max Kummer- Indoor Track 4x2
Zoe Maguire- Nordic Skiing
Irina Norkin -Nordic Skiing
Miah Schrader -Indoor Track 200, 400 and the 4x2
Spencer Thomas Indoor Track-4x2
Bridget Tweedie Indoor Track, for the 55, 200 and 4x2

MVP of the Meet Awards:
Seniors Bridget Tweedie and Miah Schrader, and freshman Gwen Boros 

WMC recognizes seniors who have a 3.2 GPA at the completion of the winter season with the status of All Academic.

Mackenzie Buzzell- Girls' Basketball
Alexis Charles-Indoor Track
Makayla Cooper- Girls' Basketball
Will Davis-Indoor Track
Shelby Day- Cheering
Kaylin Delaney Girls' Basketball
Chloe Downs- Indoor Track
Ella Forbes- Indoor track
Alexandria Fraize- Girls' Basketball
Hannah Frye- Alpine Skiing
Bowen Greenleaf- Ice Hockey
Nabeel Ghadfa- Indoor Track
Francesco Gianfelice- Boys' Basketball
Chris Hennessy- Unified Basketball
Taylor Kruger-Indoor Track
Dominic Malia- Indoor Track/Unified Basketball
Jeremiah Schrader- Indoor Track
Spencer Thomas- Indoor Track
Bridget Tweedie- Indoor Track
Reed Wales- Unified Basketball/Nordic Ski
Athletes who placed in their State Championships events within the top 10 placement at the State Meets:

Emily Carty- 6th in the Classic Ski, 4th in the Skate
Zoe Maguire-6th in the Skate, 7th in the classic
Irina Norkin-9th in the Skate
Alfie Walker-9th in the State Classic Ski

Indoor Track
Jared Chisari 4th in 55
Casey Kneissler -5th in shot
Miah Schrader was 3rd 400 4th 200
Boys 4x200 meter relay placed 3rd
Christian Bedell-4th in 800

Alpine Ski
Brooke Juneau 2nd in S, 4th in GS

State Champions:
First the Class B State Champion in the 55 meter, in her 1st season even trying track, Bridget Tweedie!

4x200 relay team of freshman Gwen Boros, Seniors Skye Collins, Alexis Charles and Bridget Tweedie

3 Star Jackets:
Manny Baptista
Caleb Bowles
Abby Burnell
Brianna Brunell
Liam Chisari
Caroline Condon
Osage Crie
Sophie Duane-Leavitt
Chloe Downs
Kailey Eastman
Bowen Greenleaf
Chris Hennessy
Jessica Jensen
Casey Kneissler
Hailey Kenerson
Amelia Rowland
Faye Taylor
Isaiah Voter

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