St. Mary’s Dominican High School honored student athletes during the school’s Spring, End of the Year Sports Banquet.
Lou Reilly Awards
The Lou Reilly Award is presented in memory of a wonderful Dominican graduate. For many years she had served the community as an educator with a special love for athletics and student athletes. She saw athletic competition and sportsmanship as an important part of the Dominican High School spirit. The award recognizes the athlete who continually tries to improve her skills and listens to her coaches and teammates. This athlete encourages her teammates and gives her full effort at each moment. The student athletes themselves have a nominating vote in the selection of this athlete. The final decision is left to the discretion of the coaches.
Lou Reilly Award Recipients (from left):
Barbara Algero, Golf
Adele Hoth, Tennis
Shelby Jackson, Junior Varsity Softball
Elizabeth Crochet, Varsity Softball
Not pictured: Isabella Cordoba, Track & Field.
Louisiana High School Athletic Association All-Academic Scholar
Presented for outstanding academic achievement by maintaining a cumulative Grade-Point Average of 3.5000 or higher during their academic career while participating in varsity high school athletics.
Recipients (from left):
Marian Boyd – Class 5A Track & Field Team
Elizabeth Messonnier – Class 5A Track & Field Team
Cameron Wall – Class 5A Track & Field Team
Haley Williams – Division 1 Tennis Team
End of the Year Awards
Dominicanite Award – Aliyah LeBlanc
This award is presented to the senior who has participated in the most athletic teams throughout her Dominican career.
Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete Award – Colette Carriere and Elise Cresson
This award is presented to the outstanding senior in athletics, leadership, and academic excellence.
Lolita Fernandez de la Reguera Pittman Award – Olivia Singleton
Mrs. Lee Fernandez de la Reguera Pittman ’51 has demonstrated extraordinary support of Dominican’s Athletic Program. From her own participation in Dominican athletics as a member of the State Championship Basketball Team of 1951, to her present day game attendance and her extraordinary financial support of the athletic program, Mrs. Pittman’s dedication and commitment to Dominican exemplifies the highest level of Dominican team spirit. This award is presented to the overall varsity athlete who exhibits great athletic ability, strong character, and a positive attitude. She is a leader by example through her passion, encouragement, and true love of the game. This award is voted on by the entire coaching staff of Dominican High School.
St. Mary’s Dominican High School athlete honorees (from left):
Aliyah LeBlanc – Dominicanite Award recipient
Colette Carriere – Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete
Elise Cresson – Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete
Olivia Singleton – Lolita Fernandez de la Reguera Pittman Award recipient