Scott's Sports Spot
Originally published in Island Ad-Vantages, June 20, 2013
DISHS Spring sports awards
by Jack Scott
The awards were handed out for the spring sports. Softball coach Terry Siebert handed out the following awards: Julie Hutchins got the Defensive Award; Chelsea Brown got the Defensive Award and the Slugging award with 19 extra-base hits; Michala Brown got the Defensive Award; Shiann Closson got the Highest Batting Average Award; Amber Jones got the Most RBIs Award (41) and the Highest on Base Percentage Award (.650); Abby Knowlton got the Pitching award; Katie Haskell got the Coaches Award; Svenja Griesbach got the Coaches Award; and Ally Eaton got the Rookie of the Year Award. We placed four players on the PVC Class D All Star team, more than any other school. They were Abby Knowlton, pitcher; Chelsea Brown, first base; Julie Hutchins, second base; and Amber Jones, catcher.
Baseball Coach Darren Eaton handed out the following awards: Sam Grindle got the Batting Award and the Pitching Award; Nick Siebert got the Fielding Award; David McManus got the Fielding Award; Connor Morey got the Pitching Award; Alec Eaton got the Most Improved award; Jared Gove got the Rookie of the Year Award; Nick Eaton got the Stephen MacDonald Award; Nathan Davis got the Coaches Award; and Hayden Ciomei got the Coaches Award. Sam Grindle and Connor Morey each got the Jeffery B. Fowler Sportsmanship Award for outstanding ability, team leadership, and general sportsmanship We also had four players named to the PVC Class D All Star team: Sam Grindle, pitcher; Connor Morey, utility; Nathan Davis, outfield; and Hayden Ciomei, third base.
Tennis Coach Sarah Ebel gave out the following awards: Drew Siebert got the Top Singles Player Award, Boys and the Coach’s Award; Allison Cormier got Top Singles Players Award, Girls; Nick Dunham and Andrew Turner each got the Top Doubles Team Award; Helena Volani got the Most Improved Player Award, Girls; Matthew Duddy got Most Improved Player Award, Boys; and Tim Cormier got Coach’s Award. Drew Siebert also made the PVC Class C Third team All Stars.