Who will be crowned the Male Athlete of the year and win $5,000 for their school?
Montlick & Associates and WSB-TV honor the best high school athletes on the field and in the community with the Montlick & Associates Athletes of the Week and the Athletes of the Year.
During the 2019-20 school year, WSB-TV highlighted 35 male and female athletes who are the best of the best. Now, it’s your turn to vote for the Male Athlete of the Year.
The winner will take home a trophy recognizing the honor, and the winner's school will take home $5,000 from Montlick & Associates.
This year, there will be a Female Athlete of the Year and a Male Athlete of the Year. Voting for the Male Athlete of the Year runs from May 4 to May 11. The winner will be announced on Sports Zone Sunday on May 24. Voting will determine the top finalists and a sports panel will select the winner from the finalists.
Past Athletes of the Week include DeShaun Watson, from the Houston Texans and Gainesville High School; Jake Fromm, from the Georgia Bulldogs and Houston County High School, and Trevor Lawrence, from the Clemson Tigers and Cartersville High School.
Past Athletes of the Year include Derrick Brown of Lanier High School and the Auburn Tigers and the first-ever female athlete of the year, softball player Kelley Lynch of East Coweta High School and the University of Washington.
2018/19 Athletes of the Year-Kelley Lynch, East Coweta High School and Harry Miller, Buford High School
2017 Athlete of the Year-Matthew Hill, Brookwood High School
2016 Athlete of the Year-Trevor Lawrence, Cartersville High School
2015 Athlete of the Year-Derrick Brown, Lanier High School
2014 Athlete of the Year-Andrew Harris, Cherokee High School
2013 Athlete of the Year-Nick Ruffin, St. Pius X School
2012 Athlete of the Year-Travis Marshall, Chattahoochee High School
2011 Athlete of the Year-Marcus Sayles, Chattahoochee High School
2010 Athlete of the Year-Alex Chisum, Sandy Creek High School