On Thursday, 11/15, the MSSM Soccer and Cross Country teams gathered in the auditorium to be recognized in front of their peers and teachers for the fall season.
After Mrs. Stackhouse gave an introduction to the awards, she handed the stage over to Coach Marie Beckum, who acknowledged the team and their amazing season. Three boys received a specific award for their performance: Jay Philbrick (MVP), Logan Madden (Most Improved), and Sawyer Lachance (Coach's Award). Jay and Sawyer were also recognized as All-Aroostook Athletes for XC. Three girls also received individual awards: Dolcie Tanguay (MVP), Jialan Deal (Most Improved), and Madison McCarthy (Coach's Award). Dolcie and Madi were also recognized as All-Aroostook Athletes.
Although Coach Jon Hamilton could not be there, Mrs. Stackhouse spoke about the Boys Soccer Team on his behalf. The individual awards were given to Ryan Fitzmaurice (MVP), Jacob Silknitter (Most Improved), and Harry Walters (Coach's Award). Trevor Gava was also recognized for making All-Aroostook.
Coach Mike Dugal took the stage next, where he congratulated the Girls Soccer Team on their season. He gave the MVP award to both Victoria Eichorn and Dolcie Tanguay, and the Most Improved award to Sadie Hartt. Victoria and Sadie were also recognized for making All-Aroostook. The team was also able to finally show off the Sportsmanship banner they received for the season.
Last but not least, the VEX Robotics team 4393X/Electric Boogaloos was recognized for their success in qualifying for the State Meet. Jack Kang, Ben Grant, Sage Betko, and Justin Davis won the Regional Meet at John-Bapst High School. Team members who were not present at the meet are Will Whitman, Sadie Hartt, Jialan Deal, Kura Yamada, Rudy Ye, and Michael Delorge.
Congratulations to all fall athletes on their amazing season, and a huge thank you to all who made the season possible!
Submitted by Sadie Hartt