Prep athletes leave their posts smarting |

Prep athletes leave their posts smarting

Tribune staff report

All-academic teams and individuals have been selected for the fall prep sports seasons.

Each year, the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association and Jostens sponsor an academic competition in each sport in each league. Individual winners for the fall 1997 sports earned the honors based on 4.0 GPA reports from the spring 1997 semester.

Whittell High School winners: Aurora Terry, volleyball; Erin Zaskoda, volleyball; Dusty Apocotos, boys soccer; Courtney Benvenuto, girls soccer; Sabrina Darrow, girls soccer; Sammy Laurian, girls soccer; Mandy Ralls, girls soccer; Alisha Roth, girls soccer; Trent Gordon, football; and Brad Sharp, football.

South Tahoe High winners: Maren Taylor, volleyball; Melissa Johnson, volleyball; Alex Romagnolo, boys soccer; Bret Uppendahl, football; Lawrence Chia, football; and Jake Werley, football.

All-academic teams include: 3A football, Truckee High, 3.30; 4A football, Elko High, 3.23; 3A volleyball, Incline High, 3.70; 4A volleyball, Douglas High, 3.85; 3A boys soccer, Truckee High, 3.37; 3A girls soccer, Truckee High, 3.58; and 4A boys soccer, Galena High, 3.42.

Note: the NIAA does not produce 4A girls soccer all-academic lists since there is no state championship in the sport.

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