September 26th, 2017

WISH 2017 recap

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Conor Revell

Staff Writer

WISH 2017 recap
WISH logo / file photo

 Wish 2017 was held Monday night at the Crowne Plaza where over 400 people attended. WAVE3 News Anchor Connie Leonard emceed the event and Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton was the featured speaker.

Athlete of the Year Mallory Comerford, Courage Award winner Haley Harkins, and Leadership Award winner Alan Jones all spoke.

Kentucky One Health, Sports Medicine, Kentucky National Guard, Kroger, Bill Collins Ford, UPS, WAVE3 News, Assured Partners, Becker Law Office, and Park Community Bank sponsored the event.

The team of the year honorees all went up to pick up their awards. Here a look at this year’s winners.

Award Winners

Mallory Comerford (U of L Swimmer) – Athlete of the Year

Mercy Softball – Inspirational Team of the Year

Haley Harkins (Assumption Field Hockey) – Courage Award

Alan Jones (Ballard Bowling and Softball coach) – Leadership Award

Manual Basketball – Marlena Groves – Play of the Year

Eastside Cheer – Junior Team of the Year

Outstanding Teams

Sacred Heart – Golf

Butler – Basketball

Manual – Cross Country

Sacred Heart – Soccer

Christian Academy – Cross Country

Assumption – Field Hockey

Bullitt Central – Archery

Male – Track & Field

North Oldham – Tennis

Sacred Heart – Volleyball

Assumption – Dance

Kentucky Country Day – Lacrosse

Bullitt East – Cheer

Male – Softball

Mercy – Bowling

Sacred Heart – Swim


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