High School Sports Awards
Contact: Group Events Account Executive Michelle Bello | Phone: 916.376.4826
2014 Awards: May 18, 10 a.m. with River Cats game starting at 1:05 p.m.
Folsom football player Jake Browning, Granite Bay volleyball player Taylor Nelson and Davis cross country runner Fionna O'Keeffe highlight the River Cats 2013-2014 All-city high school selections for the Fall sports season.
Browning, Nelson and O'Keeffe each received state recognition in their respective sports. Browning, the junior who led the Bulldogs into the state championship game, was named Gatorade State Player of the Year and MaxPreps National Junior Player of the Year. Nelson, a senior who led the Grizzlies to a Division I state title and undefeated season, was tabbed State Player of the Year. O'Keeffe, sophomore, won the state Division I cross country championship.
All-City selections for Sacramento-area fall, winter and spring sports will be honored at the High School Sports Awards Ceremony on Sunday May 18 before the River Cats take on the Tacoma Rainiers at 1:05 at Raley Field.
Winter and spring All-City teams will be announced at a later date.
Each All-City selection will receive one complimentary ticket to the game and pre-game ceremony and an All-City patch. Each athlete will be recognized individually during the ceremony. Players of the Year awards for each girls and boys sports and the finalists for the Art Savage Award (most outstanding boy athlete) and V Award (most outstanding girl athlete) will be announced. The winner of the Art Savage Award and V Award will be revealed on the field before the game.
Each All-City athlete listed below should contact Michelle Bello at (916) 376-4826 or firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm your attendance at the event. Please provide an email address so the River Cats can send you an information package that includes purchasing additional tickets for family and friends. If there is a misspelling of an athlete's name, let us know.
Brianna Areia, Woodcreek
GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY
Sophie Castiglioni, Davis
BOYS CROSS COUNTRY
Andrew Brown, Jesuit
Madeline Almeida, Oak Ridge
BOYS WATER POLO
Ian Boyle, Rio Americano
GIRLS WATER POLO
Brinely Barthels, St. Francis
Devon Alvarez, Capital Christian
Iris Anderson, Christian Brothers
QB Jake Browning, Folsom
D.J. Wilson, Capital Christian
Jenn Hoffman, Oak Ridge
Jordan Aquino, Vacaville
Alexandra Hedrick, Bella Vista Brittany Morgan, Monterrey Trail
* - All-City selections receive one (1) complimentary ticket to the May 18 game and the pregame ceremony, along with an All-City patch. To purchase additional tickets, receive more information or correct the spelling of an athlete's name, please contact Michelle Bello at 916.376.4826 or email@example.com