17th annual Rochester Sports Banquet winners announced
(ABC 6 News) – Monday night, many gathered to celebrate and honor some of the best in high school and junior college sports as part of the 17th annual Rochester Sports Banquet.
The Banquet recognizes area athletes, coaches and teams on their hard work, dedication and commitment to amateur sports.
Team of the Year
Coach of the Year
Chris Mensink, Fillmore Central football
Female Athlete of the Year
Hannah Hanson, Mayo volleyball, basketball, track
Male Athlete of the Year
Bennett Berge, Kasson-Mantorville wrestling
Adaptive Athlete/Team of the Year
Goodhue County, ASD bowling
Lifetime Achievement Award
The late Pat Lund was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award for all his accomplishments and his dedication to covering sports in our local area. Lund died back in April 2022, he worked at KTTC for 30 years up until his retirement in 2020.