Caltech Student-Athletes Recognized

Caltech Student-Athletes Recognized

The 20th Annual Caltech All Sports Awards Show took place on Thursday evening at the Braun Athletic Center.

Over 80 percent of the student-athletes attended the Oscar style event. There were nine different award winners which were nominated by and voted on by the Caltech athletic department.

In addition to the honors that were voted on, Caltech's SCIAC scholar-athletes were announced as well as the sportsman and sportswoman of the which were voted on by their fellow student-athletes.

Winners for the 2013-2014 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 – J.D. Feist (Soccer)

Female Athlete – Jenny Sheng (Tennis)

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 – Stephanie Wong (Basketball)

Individual Sport - Paige Logan (Track and Field)

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 – Kc Emezie (Basketball)

Individual Sport – Eric Martin (Track and 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 – Thomas Kwok (Baseball, Soccer) and Dev Joshi (Tennis)

Female – Rachel Hess (Volleyball, Basketball)

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.

Rebekah Kitto (Volleyball, Tennis)

Also recognized were Jon Schor and Iris Liu as the Beavers SCIAC Scholar Athlete.

Thomas Kwok and Rebekah Kitto were honored by their fellow student-athletes as Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year in the third year the awarded was presented.