Academy announces awards
Chelsea Academy of Front Royal held its annual Winter Sports Banquet on Feb. 19. Three
awards were presented to each team. The Joan of Arc/Lionheart award recognizes players who show dedication and team spirit. This year’s winners are:
• Girls basketball: Ana Sotelo, Joan of Arc; Rachel Li, most valuable player; and Rose Sladky, most improved player;
• Junior varsity boys basketball: Max Nicholson, Lionheart; Paul Buono, most valuable player; Billy Zhao, most improved player;
• Varsity boys basketball: John Briggs, Lionheart; Galen Rohr and Jeff Liang, most valuable player; Jack Schaffer, most improved player.
Speakers during the ceremony included Micah Willard, school athletic director, and school basketball coaches Lisa Hartley, Jonathan Brand and Brendan Krebs.