John J. Herbert Award Recipients

Each year, we choose two seniors for the John J. Herbert Award.  This award goes out to senior student-athletes who excel both athletically and academically.  Congratulations to our spring recipients!!

Here are the John J. Herbert Award Recipients for the Spring Season at AVCS:

Raychell Jerdo

Raychell is a well rounded student-athlete.  She has excelled in many areas.  See below:

  • Class office- vice president (4 years)
  • GSA (Gender Sexuality Alliance) (4 years, vice pres junior year) 
  • NHS (National Honors Society) (11+12) 
  • Tennis (7-12) Captain multiple years  
  • High Honor Roll (4+ years) 
  • Top 10% recognition dinner (#4 in class) 
  • Internship at Miner Institute (11)   

Tristan Laundree

Tristan is an amazing athlete who also excels academically and is involved in many exciting activities.  See below:

  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Unified Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Member of ESports State Championship Runner-up Team 
  • Named Section VII 1st team 2022 and 2023
  • NSL Division I Boys Soccer All-star
  • Captain of the soccer team (11th & 12th)
  • Co-Vice President of Key Club
  • AVCS Chess Club Member
  • County Soccer Referee
  • Assistant Coach for Youth Soccer
  • High Honor Roll (8th-12th)

Congratulations to these two student athletes!  We are proud!