Thursday, May 19, 2022
Student Athletes of the Year
By Amanda Scurlock, Sports writer
Published December 30, 2021

Anyse Grimble has a 4.0 GPA and is taking community college courses (Courtesy photo)

Anyse Grimble, Westchester High School

Assata Gaines attended Los Angeles County High School for the Arts (Courtesy Photo)

Assata Gaines, NYU

Hurdler Bella Witt chose UNLV over offers from several schools including California, North Carolina A&T, and Oregon (Courtesy Photo)

Bella Witt, Calabasas High School

Arizona State Defensive Back Chase Lucas Earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Chase Lucas, Arizona State

UCLA senior quarterback Dorian Thompson -Robinson was on the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll Winter 2019 and Spring 2020 (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Dorian Thompson-Robinson, UCLA

USC junior wide receiver Drake London is a communications major (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Drake London, USC

(courtesy photo)

Hercy Miller, Minnehaha Academy

Jayda Hamilton will be attending Texas Southern University in the Fall (Courtesy photo)

Jayda Hamilton, Serra

Jay’len Carter is the first Black student athlete Valedictorian in Manual Arts’ history (Courtesy photo)

Jay’len Carter, Manual Arts

Irvine Valley freshman volleyball player Jayli Nealy leads her team in kills, points per set, and total blocks (Courtesy photo)

Jayli Nealy, Irvine Valley College

Oregon junior defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux had a 3.31 GPA and was the 2020 Pac-12 Championship MVP (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Kayvon Thibodeaux, Oregon

Senior forward Lauryn Miller is averaging 6.6 points and 4.8 rebounds per game (Caren Nicdao — UCLA Women’s Basketball)

Lauryn Miller, UCLA

Los Angeles High School senior LeTroy Pruitt Jr enjoys learning science and English (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

LeTroy Pruitt Jr., Los Angeles High School

November 30, 2020; Berkeley, California, USA; Men’s Basketball: California Golden Bears vs Nicholls State Colonels at Haas Pavilion; Matt Bradley (Photo credit: Kelley L Cox/KLC fotos)

Matt Bradley, University of California

Decorated tennis player Maxi Duncan aspired to either be an english or economics major at Harvard (Courtesy Photo)

Maxi Duncan, Harvard

The MLB Youth Academy gave Michael Richardson the Academic Academy Excel Award five years in a row (Courtesy Photo)

Michael Richardson, Serra

Senior wide receiver Michael Wilson was named on the Pac-12 All-Academic Honor Roll for two consecutive years (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Michael Wilson, Stanford

Dorsey Senior Mychai Williams executed nine interceptions during the 2021 season (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Mychai Williams, Dorsey

UCLA Athletics – 2020-2021 UCLA Track and Field athlete portraits, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA.
January 30th, 2021
Copyright Don Liebig/ASUCLA

Shelbi Schauble, UCLA

Solomon “Solo” Bailey is a freshman at Crossroads high school (Photo by Michael Tyrone Freeman)

Solomon Bailey, Crossroads

Stanford senior defensive end Thomas Booker earned CoSIDA All-American first team honors (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Thomas Booker, Stanford

Washington sophomore Trent McDuffie made 25 solo tackles this season (Amanda Scurlock/L.A. Sentinel)

Trent McDuffie, University of Washington

Xavier Starnes graduated from The City School with a 3.7 GPA (Courtesy photo)

Xavier Starnes, St. Monica Catholic High School

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