2019-20 Virtual Athletics Banquet Recap

The College of Southern Maryland held their Athletics Banquet virtually on Wednesday, June 17, recognizing student-athletes and all of their accomplishments during the 2019-20 school year.

Coaches, members of the Student Life and Athletics Department, and CSM faculty congratulated student-athletes in a video shared on CSM Athletics' Facebook page.

Coaches recognized student-athletes on their teams, and the Student Life and Athletics Department handed out Male Athlete of the Year, Female Athlete of the Year, and Scholar Athlete of the Year awards.

The Male and Female Athletes of the Year were nominated by head coaches for their incredible athletic ability, and the winners were voted on by the entire athletic staff based on their accolades.

The Scholar Athlete of the Year is awarded to a second-year student-athlete who has earned a minimum of 36 credit hours with the college and has accomplished the highest cumulative GPA.

Here are the award winners in each sport that competed during the 2019-20 school year:


Coaches Award - Kelsey Hanks

Coaches Award - Katelyn Kluh


Men's Soccer:

Utility Player of the Year - Rhojay Lemard

Defensive Player of the Year - Brandon James


Women's Soccer:

Coaches Award - Semiya Lowe

Coaches Award for Most Improved - Adrianna Ward


Women's Cross Country:

Most Valuable Athlete - Sierra Walker

Most Improved Runner - Gabrielle Wilson


Men's Cross Country:

Most Valuable Athlete - Nathan Maldonado-Munoz


Men's Basketball:

Offensive Player of the Year - Lelan Eackles

Defensive Player of the Year - Devin Thomas


Women's Basketball:

Outstanding Academic Achievement - Katelyn Kluh

Outstanding Athletic Achievement - Amaya Yancey

Freshman of the Year - Karalina Lawrence



Outstanding Position Player - Trevor Drummond

Outstanding Pitcher - Ethan Zorbaugh



Pitcher of the Year - Skylar Clark

Team MVP - Rachel Polk


Female Athlete of the Year - Amaya Yancey

Male Athlete of the Year - Trevor Drummond

Scholar Athlete of the Year - Katelyn Kluh


A link to the virtual athletic banquet can be found here: