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Northern athletes honored
A FUTURE BLUE DEVIL. Northern Nash’s David Williams has signed a letter-of-intent to continue his baseball career with the Duke University Blue Devils in the Atlantic Coast Conference. (Submitted photo by Anthony Barham)
RED OAK -- Northern Nash honored its top winter and spring sports athletes during  a recent ceremony on the NNHS campus.

Also, the Knights’ season-best winners were announced, with Athlete of the Year Awards being presented to Dequavais Mann and Camille Branch.

Mann was a standout defensive back for the NN football squad, and he took part in the prestigious Shrine Bowl Football Game last December in South Carolina. He has signed with Duke University.

Branch, a Winston-Salem State volleyball signee, led by Lady Knights to team success on both the spike and basketball courts.

Soccer/volleyball star Claire Fleming won the Female Triple Crown Award, and Duke University baseball signee David Williams was the Male Triple Crown Award recipient.

Here is a complete list of Northern Nash’s winter and spring sports honorees:

JV Girls Basketball
• Co-Most Outstanding Players -- Mary Evans and Jahlia Williams
• Most Improved -- Naquisha Parker

Varsity
Girls Basketball
• Co-Most Valuable Players -- Alexus Hill and Quinesha Lynch
• Coach’s Award -- Camille Branch

JV Boys Basketball
• Most Improved -- Paul Cherry
• Coach’s Award -- Rashawn Fobbs
• Offensive Most Valuable Player -- Demonte Johnson

Varsity
Boys Basketball
• Coach’s Award -- Donte McNeil
• Fighting Knights Award -- Darryl Prunty, Jr.
• Most Valuable Player -- Isaiah Alston

Indoor Track
• Most Dedicated -- Bruce Morton
• Most Improved -- Donovan Whitehead
• Best Sprinter -- Equina Ferguson

Boys Swimming
• Most Valuable Swimmer -- Max Whitwell
• Most Improved -- MacGyver Nethercutt

Girls Swimming
• Most Valuable Swimmer -- Courtenay Wells
• Most Improved -- Abby Glover

Wrestling
• Most Outstanding Wrestler -- Xavier Anistead
• Most Improved Wrestler -- Amon Moore
• Leadership Award -- Kendall Hamilton

Girls Soccer
• Most Valuable Player -- Claire Fleming
• Best Offensive -- Alexus Hill
• Best Defensive -- Quatasia Harris

Varsity Softball
• Most Improved -- Kelen Erickson
• Most Valuable Player -- Jessica Ricks
• Coach’s Award -- Samantha Davis

JV
Softball
• Most Valuable Player -- Brianna Piotrkowski
• Coach’s Award -- Isobelle Leftridge
• Outstanding Leadership Award -- Myiesha Silver

Boys Golf
• Most Outstanding Player --  Zach Stussie
• Most Improved Player -- Matt Bertolino
• Fighting Knight Award -- Tucker Daughtridge

Varsity Baseball
• Most Valuable Pitcher -- Derrick Carter
• Most Valuable Hitter -- Tyler Barrett
• Most Outstanding Defensive Player -- David Williams

JV Baseball
• Best Offense -- Brandon Barnes
• Best Defense -- Matt Rhodes
• Most Improved -- James Wright

Boys Tennis
• Co-Most Valuable Players -- Josiah Marshall and Tremel Davis
• Coach’s Award -- Matthew Outlaw

Boys Track
• Best Distance -- Stephen Whitehead
• Best Sprinter -- Will Wollett
• Most Outstanding Field Events -- Donte’ McNeil

Girls Track
• Most Dedicated -- Rhema Hedgepeth
• Best All-Around -- Quinesha Lynch
• Most Spirited -- Moesha Curtis

Top Awards
• Female Athlete of the Year -- Camille Branch
• Male Athletes of the Year -- Dequavais Mann
• Female Triple Crown Award -- Claire Fleming
• Male Triple Crown Award -- David Williams

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