WL-S honors spring athletes


West Liberty-Salem’s Athletic Department recently honored all of its spring athletes.

In baseball, the JV Hustle award went to Jerett Meeker and the Varsity hustle award went to Cole Wilson. Scholar athlete, Batting title and Gold Glove award all went to Dusty Moell. Austin Secor, Trent Thomas and Cole Wilson were all given four-year participation awards.

In boys track, Alex Steiner received the scholar athlete award, Varsity hustle went to Micheal Lehman, Most Improved went to Nick Williams, Best Runner went to Kam Evans and Best Field Event athlete went to Brandon Wolfe.

In girls track, Bethany Painter received the scholar athlete, Most Improved went to Leah Cole, Varsity hustle went to Kaylee Karg, Most Valuable runner went to Morgan Freyhof, and Most Valuable field event athlete went to Lauren Godwin and Maddie Gantz. Gantz, Godwin and Michaela Rausch all received four-year participation awards and four-year letter plaques.

In softball, Kylie Gilroy received the scholar athlete, MVP went to Kylee Kite and Gilroy and the Offensive award went to Kite as well. Defensive award went to Olivia Ames, Varsity hustle went to Kenedie Cox, JV hustle went to Taylor Henault, and Most Improved went to Deidra McGill. Karlie Wilbur received four-year letter plaque along with four-year participation award.