Caltech Student-Athletes Honored

Caltech Student-Athletes Honored

The 19th Annual Caltech All Sports Awards Show took place on Wednesday evening at the Braun Athletic Center.

Over 75 percent of the student-athletes attended the Oscar style event. There were 10 different award winners which were nominated by and voted on by the Caltech athletic department.

Winners for the 2012-2013 Academic Year --

Outstanding Frosh

This award is given to a freshman male and female student athlete who has made the most outstanding contribution intercollegiate athletics this school year.

Male Athlete – Kevin Yu (Swim/Dive)

Female Athlete – Stephanie Wong (Basketball)

Francis W. Davis Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year

This award is given to the female student athlete who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate athletics this school the award maybe given to a female student athlete in any class.

Team Sport – Hanna Dodd (Swim/Dive, Water Polo)

Individual Sport - Rebekah Kitto (Volleyball, Tennis)

Male Athlete of the Year

This award is given to the male student athlete who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate athletics this school. The award maybe given to a male student athlete in any class.

Team Sport – Brian Penserini (Water Polo,  Baseball)

Individual Sport – Eric Martin (Cross Country, Track/Field)

Directors Award

This award is given to a senior student athlete (Male & Female) who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate athletics during their entire Caltech athletics career in terms of athletic performance and intangibles. This award is given to a senior who has a two-year minimum participation on an intercollegiate team.

Male – Brice Nzeukou (Soccer, Track/Field & Collin Murphy (Basketball)

Female – Sarah Wright (Soccer, Basketball, Track/Field)

Most Outstanding Athlete

This award is given to the student athlete (male or female) who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate during their entire Caltech athletics career in terms of ability, loyalty, leadership and interest. By the wish of the donor, the award shall be presented only in such years as there is a worthy outstanding athlete. More than one athlete may receive this award if they are worthy of recognition. Although it is not required, it is recommended the nominee be a senior.

Sarah Wright (Soccer, Basketball, Track/Field)

Also recognized were Thomas Kwong and Hanna Dodd as the Beavers SCIAC Scholar Athlete.

Thomas Kwong and Sarah Wright were honored by their fellow student-athletes as Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year in the second year the awarded was presented.