Athlete of the Year
LEXY PARSONS, Glenelg, Fr.: Won the pole vault at the county championships with a mark of 6-6 and placed fourth at the 2A South Region meet by clearing the same height.
KATIE PENCEK, Glenelg, Jr.: Two-time All-County selection took fifth in the 800-meter run (2:21.48) and fourth in the 1,600-meter run (5:22:30) at the 2A state meet after finishing in second in both events at the county championships.
KANDACE RAMSEUR, River Hill, Sr.: Posted victories in the 100-meter dash (13.00) and 200-meter dash (26.42) at the county championships and took fifth in the 100-meter dash in 12.67 at the 3A state meet.
MARY ROLLYSON, Glenelg, Sr.: After placing second in the 400-meter run at the county championships in 59.88, the two-time All-County selection took sixth in the event in 1:01.01 at the 2A state meet.
ALISON SMITH, Atholton, Fr.: Won the 1,600-meter run at the county, 2A South Region and 2A state meets, running a 5:06.4 at states. She also placed fourth at the state meet in the 800-meter run in 2:20.57 and also ran on the 3,200-meter relay team that won the county championship in a record-setting 9:43.08. The team placed third at the state meet in 9:43.60.
CHRISTINE VIDMAR, Reservoir, Soph.: Won the shot put at the county championships with a toss of 33-3 and placed fourth in the discus at the 2A state meet with a mark of 102 feet.
JA'NAY WOOLRIDGE, Long Reach, Jr.: Two-time All-County selection was second in the 300-meter hurdles in 46.83 and third in the long jump with a mark of 15-4 1/2 at the county championships. At the 3A state meet, she placed third in the long jump with a leap of 17-9 1/2.
Ashley Bledsoe, Oakland Mills, Jr.; Elaina Christmas, Glenelg, Sr.; Darya Fakory, Mount Hebron, Sr.; Mallory Heinke, Glenelg, Jr.; Brianne Hoe, Reservoir, Jr.; LaKesha Manning, Reservoir, Fr.; Allison Mercer, Wilde Lake, Jr.; Lindsay Rau, Reservoir, Soph.; Amanda Rogers, Reservoir, Soph.; Nicole Robinson, Atholton, Fr.; Cynthea Tossie, River Hill, Sr.; Laura Walls, Glenelg Country, Sr.
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Front row, from left: Ja'Nay Woolridge, Long Reach; Kate Nicholson, Atholton; Lauren McClenney, Mount Hebron; Alyce Harrell, Long Reach; Timisha Gomez, Long Reach; Amber Arobo, Howard. Back row, from left: Christine Vidmar, Reservoir; Lexy Parsons, Glenelg; Alison Smith, Atholton; Mary Rollyson, Glenelg; Tish Carter, River Hill; Katie Pencek, Glenelg; Kandace Ramseur, River Hill; Tiffani Long, Long Reach; Jessica Hibbert, Glenelg; Coach Brian Funk, Atholton.
(Photos Don Wright For The Washington Post)