Morgan Park Academy honored the best of the 2018-2019 winter sports season with awards banquets for Upper School and Middle School basketball on Feb. 20 and 26.

Senior all-conference selections Eli Moss and Amaya McLachlan were chosen by coaches as varsity MVPs, while Miles Beachum, Murphy Chen, Samaria Harris, Dion Madkins, Matthew McKnight, Kaitlyn Mullings, Madison Olimene, Tim Rooney, Emmanuel Sarpong, Hannah Schuman-Cook, Jalen Shelton, Logan Walton, and Oscar Zhang also received individual awards.

Winter Sports Awards 2018-2019

Upper School & Middle School



Class 1A Regional Semifinalist
MVP: Eli Moss
Warrior Award: Matthew McKnight
Most Improved: Logan Walton
Four-Year Awards: Tim Rooney and Emmanuel Sarpong
All-ISL: Eli Moss, first team
Additional Letter Winners: Andrew Delaney, Reese Jenkins, Giles Sanders, Jalen Shelton

Junior Varsity
Warrior Award: Jalen Shelton
Most Improved: Oscar Zhang
Additional Letter Winners: Christian Ikediobi, D’J King, Clancy Turnbow, Bradley White, Brycen Worsham

Middle School Maroon Team
Warrior Award: Miles Beachum

Middle School White Team
Warrior Award: Dion Madkins



Class 1A Regional Finalist
MVP: Amaya McLachlan
Warrior Award: Kaitlyn Mullings
Most Improved: Samaria Harris
Four-Year Awards: Amaya McLachlan and Murphy Chen
All-ISL: Amaya McLachlan, first team; Kaitlyn Mullings, second team; Samaria Harris, honorable mention
IBCA All-State Team: Amaya McLachlan, third team
Class 1A 3-Point Contest State Qualifier: Amaya McLachlan
Additional Letter Winners: India Lopez, Becky Perez, Rachel Sheppard, Sham White

Middle School Maroon Team
Warrior Award: Hannah Schuman-Cook

Middle School White Team
Warrior Award: Madison Olimene