Western Reserve Academy recently had its winter awards banquet.

Junior wrestler Francesco Borsellino, who ended his stellar season by finishing third at the National Prep Championships last month, received the Gold Medal, which is Reserve’s highest award for athletics. Borsellino finished 35-1 with 33 pins.

Other award winners are as follows:

Boys basketball

* Most Valuable Players: Andrew Boniface and Cooper Parrott

* Most improved: Alex Lammers

* Coaches: Cade Howard

Girls basketball

* MVP: Jade DuVal

* Most improved: Micayla-Allene Brent

* Coaches: Jai DuVal

Ice hockey

* MVP: Nathaniel Hopkins

* Most improved: Kai Cheung

* Coaches: Henry Harkins

* Guglielmi: Max Shin


* Most Valuable Marksman: Marc Franquesa

* Most improved: Kitty Ding and Matthew Stefan

* Coaches: Ilyana Smith

Boys swimming

* Most Valuable Swimmers: Kevin Escott

* Most improved: Martin Ma and Jaxson Bick

* Spirit: Philip Kuri

* Captain: Will Downing

Girls swimming

* Most Valuable Swimmer: Stephanie Wong

* Most improved: Angela Mi and Alicia Ma

* Spirit: Ma

* Captains: Maggie Corl and Abigail Richardson


* Most Valuable Diver: Jack Sovich

* Most improved: Thomas Awender

* Captain: Sovich


* Most Valuable Wrestler: Borsellino

* Most improved: John Qiu

* Coaches: Joseph Jordan and David Gentile