By EARL WATT
• Leader & Times
One of the larger crowds in recent memory gathered in the James Maskus Auditorium Monday to recognize standout athletes at Liberal High School during the annual Athletics Assembly.
A host of Redskins and Lady Redskins were recognized as Triple Threat athletes as well as earning academic honors.
The Raymond Boles Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Shawn Lay.
The Glenn and Joan Cooper Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Erving Altamarino.
The Dave Gilmore Hardhat Scholarship was awarded to Amelia Juarez and Lorenzo Pando.
The KSCB Scholarship was awarded to Erving Altamarino and Mercy Perez.
The Leader & Times Lady Redskin of the Year was awarded to Jai Chapman, and the Redskin of the Year was awarded to Nolan Larkin.
The Redskin Fan of the Year was awarded to Mark Schepers.
The Booster Club Board Member of the Year was awarded to Amy Hinkle.
The Christian Athlete of the Year was awarded to Erving Altamarino.
The Activities Academic Award was given to Yanira Ruiz and Clayton Benson.
The Student Body Sportsmanship Award went to Holly Hinkle and Zach Ward.
The Junior Lady Redskin of the Year went to Megan Beseker, and the Junior Iron Man Award went to Edwin Sobalvarro.
The Redskin Athlete of the year was given to Britton Abbott, and the Lady Redskin Athlete of the Year went to Jai Chapman.