Multiple Teams · Winter Sports Award 2019

The John Adams Athletics Department held its annual Winter Awards Banquet on Wednesday night. All the winter sports team awarded their major awards – Most Valuable, Most Improved, and Sportsmanship.

Along with each sport’s awards, the Kiwanis Awards were awarded for each sport as well as Academic All Northern Indiana Conference.

Congratulations to all of our outstanding Student Athletes!

The awards are as followed:

Boys Basketball       

Most Valuable – Shak Johnson

Most Improved – Lynn King

Sportsmanship – Matt Anella



Girls Basketball

Most Valuable – Loryn Higginbotham

Most Improved – Marissa Shelton

Sportsmanship – Maria Besario




Most Valuable – Jonathan Thomas, Jr.

Most Improved – Joseph Phillips

Sportsmanship – Dominique Clark

4 Year Letter Winner – Dominique Clark


Boys Swimming

Most Valuable – Samuel Burns

Most Improved – Raymond Calhoun

Sportsmanship – Joseph Schrader

Kiwanis – Joseph Schrader

4 Year Letter Winners – Joseph Schrader, Samuel Burns, & Jakob Forsythe


Girls Swimming

Most Valuable – Eamin Lynch

Most Improved – Mary Cate Baer

Sportsmanship – Tania Gonzalez

Kiwanis – Corwynne Pugh


CoEd Diving

Most Valuable – Lindsay Gizzi

Most Improved – Jaylen Wright

Sportsmanship – David Zimmerman & Katie Hensell




Most Valuable – Kaylin Wood

Most Improved – Lead O’Dell

Sportsmanship – LaRiyah Petty

Kiwanis – Adiyah Williams

4 Year Letter Winner – Jada Marshall

Kiwanis Award Winners

Corwynne Pugh – Girls Swimming

Joseph Schrader – Boys Swimming

Adiyah Williams – Cheerleading



Northern Indiana Conference Academic All Conference

James Bramlett – Boys Swimming

Samuel Burns – Boys Swimming

Vincent Calhoun – Boys Swimming

Orlando David – Boys Swimming

Jakob Forsythe – Boys Swimming

Mateo Rey – Boys Swimming

Maxwell Swanson – Boys Swimming

Kenneth Weston – Boys Swimming

Claire Butler – Girls Diving

Corwynne Pugh – Girls Swimming

Arianna Bordogna-Jurkowitz – Cheerleading

Jada Marshall – Cheerleading

Adiyah Williams – Cheerleading

Alayzia Maxwell – Cheerleading