COEUR D’ALENE — Tribune area athletes and coaches brought home 17 awards from the North Idaho sports awards banquet Saturday at the Coeur d’Alene Resort.
Among the awards earned, Prairie’s Spencer Schumacher took home athlete of the year honors for the 3A-1A boys’ prep level. Schumacher and the Pirate boys’ basketball team were also honored for their state title with team of the year honors.
The squad the Pirates beat in the Idaho Class 1A Division I title game, Potlatch, was coached by Ryan Ball, the co-coach of the year at the Idaho Class 3A-1A level.
In the college ranks, the Lewis-Clark State men’s basketball team took home co-college team of the year honors after reaching the NAIA Final Four for the first time in school history.
HIGH SCHOOL WINNERS
Boys Golf – Brayden Ogle, Coeur d’Alene.
Girls Golf – Makena Rauch, Moscow.
Boys Track Class 5A-4A: Tyler Trengove, Post Falls. 3A-1A: Nic Griffin, Troy.
Girls Track – 5A-4A: Keara Simpson, Lake City. 3A-1A: Tona Anderson, Deary.
Boys Tennis – Jack DuCoeur, Lake City.
Girls Tennis – Madi Whittemore, Coeur d’Alene.
Girls Softball – 5A-4A: Haley Loffer, Lake City. 3A-1A: Kadi Bateman, Bonners Ferry.
Boys Baseball – 5A-4A: Co-Players Kyle Manzardo, Lake City; and Kodie Kolden, Lake City. 3A-1A: Co-Players: Brady Bateman, Bonners Ferry; and Chase Atkinson, Grangeville.
Girls Volleyball – 5A-4A: Co-Players Klaire Mitchell, Lake City; and Ashley Kaufman, Lake City. 3A-1A: Co-Players Kenzie Dean, Timberlake and Lindsey Kwate, Troy.
Boys Soccer – Co Players: Max Mortimer, Moscow and Isaac Wilson, Bonners Ferry.
Girls Soccer – Co Players: Bridget Rieken, Lake City and Riley Walkington, Sandpoint.
Boys Cross Country – Chad Humphreys, Coeur d’Alene.
Girls Cross Country – Lauren Forster, Coeur d’Alene.
Boys Swimming – Aren Kariotis, Lake City.
Girls Swimming – Mikayla Schoening, Sandpoint.
Boys Football – 5A-4A: Kale Edwards, Coeur d’Alene. 3A-1A: Noah Kaschmitter, Grangeville.
Girls basketball – 5A-4A: Kendyll Kinzer, Lewiston. 3A-1A: Brooke Jessen, Timberlake.
Boys Basketball – 5A-4A: Gabe Quinnett, Moscow. 3A-1A: Dacota Hadaller, Potlatch.
Boys wrestling – 5A-4A: Ridge Lovett, Post Falls. 3A-1A: Peyton Whipple, Kamiah.
Boys Team of the Year – 5A-4A: Post Falls wrestling. 3A-1A: Prairie basketball.
Girls Team of the Year – 5A-4A: Lake City volleyball. 3A-1A: Troy volleyball.
Boys Coach of the Year – 5A-4A: Peter Reardon, Post Falls wrestling. 3A-1A: Co-Coaches: Tom Turpin, Bonners Ferry baseball and Ryan Ball, Potlatch football and basketball.
Girls Coach of the Year – 5A-4A: Connor Baranski, Sandpoint soccer. 3A-1A: Stacy Smith, Coeur d’Alene Charter soccer.
Male Athlete of the Year – 5A-4A: Co-Athletes of the Year: Kale Edwards, Coeur d’Alene and Carter Friesz, Coeur d’Alene. 3A-1A Spencer Schumacher, Prairie.
Female Athlete of the Year – 5A-4A: Co-Player of the Year: Klaire Mitchell, Lake City and Ashley Kauffman, Lake City. 3A-1A: Brooke Stevens, Clark Fork.
Team of the Year – Co-Team of the Year: Lewis-Clark State College men’s basketball and North Idaho College women’s softball.
Coach of the Year – Corey Symonds, NIC men’s basketball.
Female Athlete of the Year – Co-Winners: Mikayla Ferenz, UI basketball and Vanessa Shippy, Oklahoma State softball.
Male Athlete of the Year – RayQuan Evans, NIC basketball.