The 2016 Male Athlete of the Year is a resilient young man who had to overcome two major knee surgeries while in high school. He has been described as a better person than player. He is an extremely respectful young man who always has a smile on his face. He will be attending the University of Massachusetts in the fall. This young man was a Max Prep All American, the Florida Times Union Offensive Player of the Year, the Clay Today Offensive Player of the Year, 1st Team All State, holds the FHSAA Playoff Record 496 yards rushing vs North Marion, and finishes his career with 5,004 all-purpose yards and 59 touchdowns in 31 games.
The 2016 Female Athlete of the Year is an Amazing young Lady with an incredible personality, and comes from a Great Family. She will be attending the University of Florida in the fall. She was this year’s Florida Dairy Farmers Female Swimmer of the Year, the Class 2A Girls’ Swimmer of the Year, the 2 time All First Coast Times Union Swimmer of the Year, and a 2 time State Champion in both the 100 butterfly and the 100 backstroke.