PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The Plymouth State University athletic department handed out the annual Panther Awards Monday evening in a ceremony hosted by President Donald P. Wharton.
PSU athletic teams present a Panther Award to the individual in each sport who best represents Plymouth State on and off the field, with each of the teams setting its own specific criteria for the award.
In addition, the senior student-athletes presented Dr. Wharton with a Panther Award from the department for his support of intercollegiate athletics.
“I congratulate you on your accomplishments, both individually and as a team,” Wharton told the group of over 200 student-athletes. “You are a wonderful group which has represented the University with pride, and make us all proud. I am honored to recognize your achievements, and thank you for what you all bring to Plymouth State University.”
The following are the 2004-05 Panther Award recipients:
Sport Name Class. Hometown
Baseball Derek Guimond Sr. Lewiston, Maine
Men’s Basketball Nick Pelotte Sr. Bingham, Maine
Women’s Basketball Lauren Devereaux Sr. Hope Valley, R.I.
Cheerleading Sue Lanctot Jr. Berlin, N.H.
Field Hockey Annie Metz Sr. Chelmsford, Mass.
Football Vaughn Beckwith Sr. Canaan, Maine
Men’s Ice Hockey Jay Londer So. Philadelphia, Pa.
Women’s Ice Hockey Angela Potvin Jr. Augusta, Maine
Men’s Lacrosse Steve Skinner Sr. Hingham, Mass.
Women’s Lacrosse Amanda Spadafora So. Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
Men’s Skiing Joey Miller Sr. Auburn, Maine
Women’s Skiing Kelsey Real Jr. Lanesboro, Mass.
Men’s Soccer Jayson Smith Sr. Northwood, N.H.
Women’s Soccer Kelsey MacDonald So. Oak Bluffs, Mass.
Softball Kim Jeffs Sr. Stoughton, Mass.
Women’s Swimming/Diving Cait Anton So. Woolwich, Maine
Women’s Tennis Whitney O’Leary Jr. Sagamore Beach, Mass.
Wrestling Nate Kittredge Sr. Vergennes, Vt.
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