Athlete of the Year
Alfreda Steele, Pasco, So.
Pasco’s top sprinter took home a state championship in the 200 meters and nearly claimed another in the 100. Steele has two more years to rack up a couple more medals, possibly in two different events.
Coach of the Year
Rock Ridgeway, Land O’ Lakes
For the past several seasons, Ridgeway has had strong teams but always was rivaled by Wiregrass Ranch. The Gators were able to finally win the first Sunshine Athletic Conference title that has eluded them.