TOPEKA (KSNT) – Former Kansas basketball player, and 10x NBA All-Star, Paul Pierce was the guest speaker at the Topeka Capital-Journal’s inaugural ‘Best of Kansas Preps’ banquet on Tuesday night at the Kansas Expocentre.
Pierce addressed the crowd in a Q&A style format. Individual awards were handed out to the top male and female high school athletes in their respective sports from across the state of Kansas.
Parker Beal – Washburn Rural – Boys Golf
Lauren Mills – Seaman – Softball
Blake Massey – Washburn Rural – Boys Bowling
Zeke Metz – Seaman – Boys Swimming
Amanda Desch – Hayden – Volleyball
Michael Hoffer – Shawnee Heights – Boys Track & Field
Brooklyn Hunter – Hayden – Girls Tennis