TOPEKA – KS (KSNT) The Topeka and Shawnee County Sports Council held its 15th annual Sports Awards at the downtown Ramada Hotel in Topeka. Awards handed out included inspirational and outstanding athletes.
Fall Sports Outstanding Female – Brooklyn Hunter, Hayden
Fall Sports Outstanding Male – Sam Payne, Seaman
Winter Sports Outstanding Female – Carly Bachelor, Washburn Rural
Winter Sports Outstanding Male – Jordan White, Washburn Rural
Spring Sports Outstanding Female – Jaybe Shufelberger, Washburn Rural
Spring Sports Outstanding Male – Sean Sandstrom, Hayden
Most Inspirational Female – Madison Dees, Seaman
Most Inspirational Male – Jared Kerr, Seaman
Three new members were also inducted into the Hall of Fame. They include former Washburn Rural football coach Ron Bowen, five-time Kansas Sportswriter of the Year Pete Goering, and Shawnee Heights track champion Trisa Nickoley.