|2/23/2013 11:44:00 AM|
Jesuit athletes honored
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Erin Larner and Christo Michaelson celebrate Oregon Sports Award titles.
A group of Jesuit High School students and alumni received awards at last weekend's Oregon Sports Awards Show, which honors achievements by Oregon professionals, amateurs, teams and coaches.
Erik Spoelstra, a 1988 graduate and coach of the NBA's Miami Heat, won the Slats Gill Award for Sportsman of the Year. Spoelstra, who also attended University of Portland, coached the Heat to last year's title.
Liz Brenner, a 2011 Jesuit graduate, is the Bill Hayward Award Amateur Athlete of the Year. Brenner was a second-team All-American for the University of Oregon volleyball team and also played basketball and softball. Brenner is also a redshirt track and field athlete.
Christo Michaelson, a Jesuit junoir, was named Prep Soccer Player of the Year. Erin Larner, also a junior, is Prep Tennis Player of the Year