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Winter season award winners honored

Award winners from the winter season were honored in the Winter Season Convocation on February 26.
Congratulations to our winter athletes, cirque and orchestra students who were awarded on Wednesday, February 26, during the Winter Season Convocation.

Varsity Boys Basketball
Team Award – Avery Rivera ’20 of New York, NY
Toughness Award – Jaka Oberlajt ’22 of Maribor, Slovenia
Toughness Award – Ricardas Butkus ’21 of Kaunas, Lithuania
All-Conference – Jaka Oberlait ’22 of Maribor, Slovenia, N’fari Benjamin ’21 of New York, NY, and Solomon King ’20 of Marietta, GA
Varsity Girls Basketball
Leadership Award – Claudia Lopez ’21 of Barcelona, Spain
Coaches Award – Kyleigh Overholt ’20 of Clayton, GA
Toughness Award – Derin Akdeniz ’20 of Izmir, Turkey
All NCISAA – Aileen Marquez ’20 of Asheville, NC
All-Conference – Derin Akdeniz ’20 of Izmir, Turkey, Claudia Lopez ’21 of Barcelona, Spain, and Aileen Marquez ’20 of Asheville, NC
NC All Private School All-Stars – Derin Akdeniz ’20 of Izmir, Turkey and Aileen Marquez ’20 of Asheville, NC
JV Boys Basketball
Coaches Award – Gerald Barker ’22  of Eastanollee, GA
Most Improved – Myles Ochieng ’22 of Geneva, Switzerland
Offensive MVP – Luke Earnhardt ’23 of Rabun Gap, GA
JV Girls Basketball
Leadership Award – Rachel Wu ’21 of Franklin, NC
Most Improved – Mary Ma ’23 of Nanjing Jiangsu, China
Coaches Award – Alisha Zhang ’22 of Shanghai, China
Varsity Wrestling
Gold Award – Quillen Martin ’20 of Clayton, GA
Silver Award – Cole Owens ’20 of Conyers, GA
Bronze Award – Aidan Loring ’20 of Clayton, GA
Varsity Boys Swimming
Coaches Award – Mezzy Lockhart ’22 of Grand Bahama, Bahamas
Coaches Award – Nicolas Louis ’23 of Jamaica, NY
MVP – Johannes Solibieda ’22 of Swisttal, Germany
School relay records set by:  Joahannes Solibieda ’22 of Swisttal, Germany, Iain MacRae ’20 of Georgetown, Grand Cayman, Nicolas Louis ’23 of Jamaica, NY, Mezzy Lockart ’22 of Grand Bahama, Bahamas – 200 Medley Relay (1:50.86), 200 Free Relay (1:39.27), and 400 Free Relay (3:43.76).
Varsity Girls Swimming
Coaches Award – Brooksie Martin ’23 of Clayton, GA
Captains Award – Cassidy Hancock ’20 of Spring, TX
MVP – Summer Tian ’23 of Shenzhen, China

Middle School musical awards
MVP - Dora Westbrook '20 of the United Kingdom and Anh Pham '22 of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Directors award - Emily Childs '21 of Toccoa, GA
Cirque Awards
Drama award - Emma Jean Scott '21 of Clayton, GA
Tech award - Paloma Robles '22 of Franklin, NC
Cirque Award - Cydni Coppage '20 of Sky Valley, GA
MVP - Sarah Kathrine Brenner '22 of Franklin, NC

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Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School is a private, coeducational day and boarding school for grades Pre-K through 12. Centrally located between Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, and Asheville, NC, we prepare young people for college, career, and a lifetime of leadership and service.