Las Animas High School held its annual sports banquet last week to honor student-athletes who participated in athletics throughout the 2015-2016 season.

Las Animas High School held its annual sports banquet last week to honor student-athletes who participated in athletics throughout the 2015-2016 season.

Award winners include:

Football:

Most Improved: Diego Hernandez

Best Offensive Player: Charles Willis

Best Defensive Player: Nate Lovato

MVP: Jeremiah Skinner

All-Conference: Charles Willis and Jeremiah Skinner

All-Conference Honorable Mention: Dylan Ramirez, Jacob Roybal, Nate Valdez

Track:

To be announced at a later date

Volleyball:

Top Hitter: Cara Miller

Best Defense/Blocker: Sahara Snead

Top Server: Lauren Spady

Most Improved: Angelica Melendez

T.H.U.D. (Trust, Heart, Unity, Desire): Katie Peterson and Leah Vida

JV T.H.U.D.: Shayna Phillips and Valerie Martinez

C Team T.H.U.D.: Blanca Cadenas and Leticia Martinez

Boys' Basketball:

Most Valuable Player: Jacob S. Martinez

Best Offensive Player: Josh Gauna

Best Defensive Player: Brandon Morlan

Most Improved: James Gallegos

Hector Award: Jeremiah Skinner

All-Conference: Andrew Maes

JV Awards:

JV Most Valuable Player: Jeremiah Skinner

JV Best Offensive Player: Richie Kasan and Devon Frazier

JV Best Defensive Player: Diego Hernandez

JV Most Improved: Dylan Hogue

Most Inspirational: Isaac Gonzales

JV 6 Man Award: Derek Zook

Lady Trojan Basketball:

Lady Trojan Award: Fabiola Hernandez

Most Improved: Domo Martinez

Perseverance Award: Ashlie Stwalley

Most Valuable Player: Angelica Melendez

Best Offense and Rebound Award: Sahara Snead

Best Defense Player Award: Angelica Martinez

Attendance Award: Leah Vida, Valerie Martinez, Adrianna Maes, Fabiola Hernandez, Domo Martinez, Corey Dowell

Coachability Award: Valerie Martinez and Shayna Phillips

All-Conference: Sahara Snead and Angelica Melendez

All-Conference Honorable Mention: Angelica Martinez

JV Awards: JV MVP: Valerie Martinez and Adrianna Maes

JV Lady Trojan Award: Yazmine Hernandez, Jamie Sandoval and Corey Dowell

Baseball:

To be announced at a later date

Wrestling:

Most Valuable Wrestler: Jacob Roybal

Outstanding Wrestler: Latrell Stine

Most Improved Wrestler: Jason Gonzales