Athletes Recognized at MT Sports Banquet

by Carolyn Trower

Mark Twain Junior-Senior High athletes were recognized and given their certificates at the annual Sports Banquet held in the cafeteria Thursday, May 9.

High School Cheerleaders were awarded certificates, letters, and bars by their coaches.

MT Baseball team members were given their certificate, letters, and bars by Coach Asbury. Three players were recognized for having the top three batting averages for the season. Jackson Jung, a freshman, led with a .348 batting average; Caleb Peters, a junior had a .297 batting average; and Payton Hawkins, a freshman, had a .279 batting average.

MT girls track team members were awarded certificates, letters, and bars by Coach Erin Mack-Moss. All-District Honors went to, Kelsey Kendall, and Zoe Miller, Elizabeth Northcutt, and Elizabeth Trower for their 4x800-meter relay team.

MT boys track team members were awarded certificates, letters, and bars by Coach Matt Boswell. All-Conference Honors went to Carter Hummel in the javelin. All-District Honors went to Nathan Davenport, Dalton Peery, Logan Perrigo, and Owen Schmidt for their 4x100-meter relay team.