WILMINGTON, MA — Wilmington High School held its Annual Senior Athletic Banquet on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the Wilmington Knights of Columbus Hall.
The event, sponsored by the Wilmington Athletic Alumni & Friends Association, featured an awards presentation; words from Pat Giroux and AD Tim Alberts; and a speech from Nick Farnsworth, a WHS alum (Class of 2008). Farnsworth is the greatest javelin thrower in Wilmington High history, having set all sorts of records and a 2-year undefeated streak. He won two league MVP awards and state championships. Farnsworth went on to Harvard University, where he was captain of the track team, and Georgetown Law School.
Congratulations to this year’s award winners:
Harold “Ding” Driscoll Award (Most Dedication To Sports)
Female: Emily Hill
Male: Connor Benoit
Lawrence Cushing Award (Most Demonstrates Scholarship, Sportsmanship, and Athletic Ability)
Female: Gina Mastrorilli
Male: Chris Stokes
Dr. Gerald Fagan Award (Most Outstanding Wilmington High School Athlete)
Female: Jocelyn Palmer
Male: Ben Packer
Wildcat Distinguished Service Award (Most Outstanding Contribution & Service To WHS Athletics)
Wilmington Community Television & WCTV’s Executive Director Shaun Neville
Watch the banquet, courtesy of Wilmington Community Television, below:
(Cover photo credit: Athletic Director Tim Alberts)
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