Athletic department holds Senior Awards Banquet

Athletic department holds Senior Awards Banquet

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FREDERICK, Md. - The Hood College athletic department held its year-end senior awards ceremony on April 28.

Jean Fugett, a former player for the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins, spoke to the student-athletes about overcoming adversity and how to apply lessons learned on the field, court, pool and track to their professional lives.

A video of favorite senior student-athlete memories was played before the major of awards of the evening were presented.

Eight outstanding senior student-athletes were then presented with departmental honors in four categories, including the Kim Servedio Award, the Dean's Award, the President's Award and the Outstanding Student-Athlete Award. Jayden Barrick, the Division III field hockey defensive saves statistical champion, was also recognized.

Below are the video and list of departmental award winners.

Kim Servedio Award
This award is given in honor of a former women's soccer player and honor student, Kim Servedio, who passed away tragically in 1998. The award is given to a current male and female student-athlete who best embodies Kimmy's characteristics of sincerity, selflessness, and optimism.

The women's athletics recipient is Payton Belella, a four-year member of the volleyball program.

The men's athletics recipient is Zak Kooser, a four-year member of the lacrosse program.

Dean's Award
This award is given to a current male and female student-athlete who has shown an unparalleled commitment to the student body through involvement in extracurricular activities and has demonstrated outstanding service to the Hood College athletic department.

The women's athletics recipient is Maddy Collins, a four-year member of the softball program.

The male recipient is Max Riedel, a four-year member of the swimming program.

President's Award
This award is given to a current male and female student-athlete who has distinguished him/herself throughout their Hood College careers in the areas of academic achievement, athletic excellence, service, and leadership.

The women's athletics recipient is Hailey Poisal, a four-year member of the field hockey program.

The men's athletics recipient is Matt Ball, a four-year member of the swimming program.

Most Outstanding Athlete
This award is given to a current male and female student-athlete who has demonstrated exemplary athletic prowess throughout their careers at Hood College.

The women's athletics recipient is Rachel Slater, a three-year member of the lacrosse program.

The men's athletics recipient is Grayson Zubradt, a four-year member of the lacrosse program.

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