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
Utility Player of the Year - Rhojay Lemard
Defensive Player of the Year - Brandon James
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
Offensive Player of the Year - Lelan Eackles
Defensive Player of the Year - Devin Thomas
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: