Male/female Athlete of the Year is the highest honor an individual can achieve at SWISportsCorner. Here are the parameters of the award.
1. Only seniors are eligible - Unlike the Players of the Year in the different sports, Athlete of the Year is limited to 12th graders only.
2. Athlete must attend a Corner Conference high school for the entire school year and graduate with his/her class.
3. Preference is given to four sport athletes. A three sport athlete can win it but it will take first or second team all state honors in at least two sports to beat out a solid four sport athlete.
2017 Male Athlete of the Year
Winner - Sam Phillips, Fremont-MIlls. Runners-up - Matt Glockel of East Mills, Parker Powers, Fremont-Mills
2017 - Female Athlete of the Year - Maryn Phillips, SIdney. Runners up - Chelsea Weis, Stanton, Emmy Duysen, East Mills
2016 Male Athlete of the Year
Winner - Chad Blank, NIshnabotna, Runners Up - Brady Johnson, Stanton, Josh Hopkins, East Mills
2016 Female Athlete of the Year
Winner - Lexy Larsen, Sidney
2015 Male Athlete of the Year
Winner - Mackenzy Lang, Fremont-Mills, Runners up - Logan Currin, East Mils, Tyler Beam, Nishnabotna
2015 Female Athlete of the Year
Winner - Taryn Williams, Fremont-MIlls, Runner up - Macy Williams, Fremont-Mills
2014 Female Athlete of the Year
Winner - Carmen Subbert, Stanton, Runner Up - Molly Cunard, Heartland
2014 Male Athlete of the Year
Winner - Chris Osborn, Sidney. Runner Up - Michael Story, East Mills
2013 Female Athlete of the Year
Winner - Jill Vanderhoof - Villisca. Runner Up - Molly Goltz, Nishnabotna
2013 Male Athlete of the Year
Winner- Noah McKeever, Sidney. Runner UP - Travis Herzberg, Villisca