John J. Herbert Awards – Winter 2023-24

Each season, 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 Winter recipients!!  We are so proud of these two student-athletes!!

Owen Pray:

Owen has been a member of Drama Club and French Club and he has also participated and excelled in Lacrosse, Wrestling, Football and Cross Country. Owen has also been Class President as well as Class Secretary. Additionally, Owen has been a member of the NYSPHSAA North Country Student Leadership Team and he has been the recipient of numerous awards including the Senator Stec Youth Leadership Award and he was nominated for USA Football’s “Heart of a Giant Award.” On top of all of those accomplishments he is an Eagle Scout and National Honor Society member and volunteers a lot of his time to help at events at his local Elks Lodge. Owen constantly demonstrates his leadership qualities in all aspects of his life.

Elizabeth Douglass:

Elizabeth has participated and excelled in Basketball, Soccer, Tennis, and Volleyball at AVCS. She also was a member of the 2021 Class C State Championship Girls Soccer team. Additionally, she is a National Honor Society Member (President) a Student Council Member (Vice-President) and she has been a Class Officer (President). She also has been in Spanish Club (President), SADD (President), and Key Club.  Elizabeth is a well rounded student-athlete and has demonstrated her ability to be a wonderful leader in the school community.