Fall 2020 Athletes Earn Team Awards

Friday, December 4, 2020
James D. Fallon Award winner Josh Terris ’22

Mercersburg’s Department of Athletics has announced award recipients for varsity teams from the fall 2020 athletic season—which was clearly the most unusual fall season in recent memory.

The awards were presented in a virtual "fireside chat" ceremony by Associate Directors of Athletics Lauren Jacobs and Paul Sipes, which premiered December 4 on the school’s YouTube channel. Watch a replay of the awards ceremony.

Award winners included:

BOYS’ CROSS COUNTRY
James D. Fallon Jr. Award (most outstanding contributions): Josh Terris ’22
Most Improved Athlete Award: Jake Cruikshank ’24

GIRLS’ CROSS COUNTRY
Most Outstanding Contributions Award: Addie Geitner ’21
Most Improved Athlete Award: Lois Hargrove ’21

FIELD HOCKEY
Field Hockey Coaches’ Award (most outstanding contributions): Taylor Chepren ’21
Rebecca L. Peace ’75 Award (most inspirational): Madi Norris ’21
Beck Field Hockey Award (most improved athlete): Cameron Dotson ’23

FOOTBALL
Most Outstanding Contributions Award: Adam Rappaport ’21
Most Improved Athlete Award: Christopher Tompkins ’23

BOYS’ SOCCER
Most Outstanding Contributions Award: Tommy Jenkins ’21
Most Improved Athlete Award: Dylan Stiffler ’24
Schweizer Soccer Cup (hard work/determination): Stanley Fang ’21

GIRLS’ SOCCER
Mary Curtis ’86/John VerStandig ’66 Award (most outstanding contributions): Chantler Newton ’21
Hendrickson-Hoffman Coaches’ Award (enthusiasm/dedication): Kate Prentiss ’21 
Most Improved Athlete Award: Caroline Wilkinson ’23

GIRLS’ TENNIS
Most Outstanding Contributions Award: Coco Sandhu ’21 and Caroline Dillard ’21 
Most Improved Athlete Award: Savannah Poe ’23

VOLLEYBALL
Most Outstanding Contributions Award: Annika Stewart ’21
Most Improved Athlete Award: Camryn Yeager ’21