As part of Lakeside Athletic's strive to become an IHSAA "School of Excellence", each sports team at in season will select one athlete a week to highlight as their "Sportsman of the Week". These athletes will be named by their coaches for showing sportsmanship in all aspects, on and off the court. Even though the IHSAA program is only for high schools, Lakeside is encouraging middle school coaches to name athletes as well. This week's athletes are:
High School Football - JJ Hall
JJ showed great sportsmanship during practice, encourgaing his teammates and doing his part during on and off the field against Clark Fork.
High School Volleyball -Tenley Lambert
Tenley encourages her teammates when things go well as well as when things may not be going right. She is a leader and strives to improve those around her by improving herself.
Middle School Football - Tsones Nomee
Tsones is a team player who alsways shows up to practice and tries to get his teammates to practice hard.
Middle School Volleyball - Jayde Merrill
Jayde really stepped up her game and sportsmanship, always has a positive attitude in practice, and works to keep her team upbeat during games.
Congrats to all of this week's Sportsmanship Award winners and we encourage everyone to continue to show sportsmaship on and off the field of play! Go Knights!