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2013 Wahawk Athletes of the Year

05/31/2013, 6:15pm CDT
By Rick Smith

Meghan Payne and Tom Richter


2013 Wahawk Athletes of the Year - Meghan Payne and Tom Richter


Meghan Payne - 2013 Wahawk Female Athlete of the Year

Meghan Payne - 2013 Wahawk Female Athlete of the Year

Name: Meghan Payne

 

Parents: Robin and Jim Payne

 

High School Sports:

  • Basketball – Participated in 9th grade
  • Softball – Participated grades 8-11,
    • 3 year letter winner,
    • 1st Team All-Conference,
    • All Metro,
    • Athlete of the Month,
    • Member of State Qualifying Team in 2009
  • Volleyball – Participated all 4 years,
    • 3 year letter winner,
    • Captain 2 years,
    • 1st Team All-Metro (unanimous choice),
    • All-Conference Honorable Mention,
    • Athlete of the Month
  • Track – Participated grades 10-12,
    • 3 year letter winner,
    • 3 time State Track qualifier,
    • Drake Relays qualifier,
    • Athlete of the Month

 

Other Activities (clubs, honors, etc.):

Played club volleyball for 5 years, played softball with Iowa Hustle team that participated in the USSSA World Series 2 years, volunteered at the Salvation Army

 

Future Plans:

Attending UNI, Major undecided


Tom Richter - 2013 Wahawk Male Athlete of the Year

Tom Richter - 2013 Wahawk Male Athlete of the Year

Name: Tom Richter

 

Parents: Ann and Dave Richter

 

High School Sports:

  • Golf -  Participated all 4 years,
    • 3 year letter winner,
    • 2 year Captain,
    • 2nd Team All-Conference,
    • Academic All Conference,
    • Athlete of the Month
  • Tennis – Participated all 4 years,
    • 3 year letter winner,
    • All-Conference Honorable Mention,
    • Captain,
    • Academic All-Conference,
    • Athlete of the Month
  • Swimming  - Participated all 4 years,
    • 2 year letter-winner,
    • Coaches Award (2012),
    • Athlete of the Month

Other Activities (clubs, honors, etc.):

National Honor Society, Service Above Self Award (Rotary), Quill and Scroll Honor Society, Sports Editor for the Spectator, Homecoming Committee, Prom Committee.

 

Future Plans:

Attending the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business.

Tag(s): Athl of the Year