BEST OF THE BEST: Jolly, Vaz top award winners

BEST OF THE BEST: Jolly, Vaz top award winners

The 2018-19 sports semester was capped Tuesday night with the annual banquet at Athens Country Club.

Sophomores Tyson  Jolly and Juliana Vaz were the top award winners. Jolly (men's basketball) was presented the Male Athlete of the Year Award. Vaz (volleyball) was named Female Athlete of the Year.

Here is the complete list of top awards presented to athletes:

MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR – Tyson Jolly (men's basketball)

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR – Juliana Vaz (volleyball)

CARDINAL AWARD – Jairus Roberson (men's basketball)

DYNAMIC DUO AWARD – Jeron Hazelwood and Dre Satcher (cheer)

THE ROCK AWARD – Tra'Dayja Smith (women's basketball)

UNSUNG HERO AWARD – Tony Williams (football)

LEADERSHIP AWARD – Claudia Santana (softball)

Also, two awards, determined by a vote of student-athletes, were presented:

FACULTY MEMBER OF THE YEAR – Donna Bennett

STAFF MEMBER OF THE YEAR – Rose Jones