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2013 Honorees

State Champions

  High School & Jr. Standout Champions:

  Miguel Alda (Round Rock Westwood) - 2013 5A Boys State Champion (Tennis)
  Guan Chuyang (San Antonio Johnson) - 2013 5A Girls State Champion (Tennis)
  Jordan Hart (Mackinney North) - 2013 4A Boys State Champion (Tennis)
  Elizabeth Porter (Dullas Highland Park) - 2013 4A Girls State Champion (Tennis)
  Dallas Highland Park - 2013 - Four State Championships (Tennis)

Capsher Texas Grand Slam Champions

  Junior Champions:

  Liza Fieldsend (New Braunsfels) - G18 Singles Champion
  Fernanda Contreras Gomez (Austin) - G16 Singles Champion
  Madison Hwang (Frisco) - G14 Singles Champion
  Fiona Crawley (San Antonio) - G12 Singles Champion

  Connor Curry (Witchita Falls) - B18 Singles Champion
  Eric Rutledge (Fort Worth) - B16 Singles Champion
  Alex Westbrooks (McKinney) - B14 Singles Champion
  TBD - B12 Singles Champion

ESPYs 2013

  Robin Roberts Receives Arthur Ashe Award:

"I draw strength from you. You give me the courage to face down any challenge, to know when fear knocks, to let faith answer the door." Robin Roberts.

  Best Female Athlete: Serena Williams (2nd Time Winner)
  Best Male Athlete: LeBron James
  Best Championship Performance: LeBron James
  Best Record-Breaking Performance: Michael Phelps
  Best Game: Heat vs Spurs Game 6
  Best International Athlete: Usain Bolt
  Best Team: Miami Heat
  Best Female Tennis Player: Serena Williams (6th Time Winner)
  Best Male Tennis Player: Novak Djokovic

RyoSports 2012 Elite Class

Athlete Of The Year (Female) - Serena Williams

  • Victoria Azarenka (Tennis)
  • Gabreille Douglas (Gymnastics)
  • Alyson Felix (Track & Field)
  • Alex Morgan (Soccer)
  • Serena Williams (Tennis)

Athlete Of The Year (Male) - Andy Murray

  • Usain Bolt (Track & Field)
  • Roger Federer (Tennis)
  • Johnny Manziel (Football)
  • Andy Murray (Tennis)
  • Michael Phelps (Swimming)

Athlete Of The Year (Jr. US) - Gabrielle Douglas

  • Harrison Adams (Tennis)
  • Gabrielle Douglas (Gymnastics)
  • Mitchell Krueger (Tennis)
  • DeMetrius Paul (Track & Field)
  • Taylor Townsend (Tennis)

LAUREUS World Awards

  Laureus World Sportsman of the Year: Usain Bolt
Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year: Jessica Ennis
Laureus World Team of the Year: European Ryder Cup Team
Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year: Andy Murray
Laureus World Comeback of the Year: Felix Sanchez
Laureus World Sportsperson of the Year with a Disability: Daniel Dias
Laureus World Action Sportsperson of the Year: Felix Baumgartner

The Laureus Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Sebastian Coe, Chairman of the Organising Committee of the London Olympic and Paralympic Games

Laureus Academy Exceptional Achievement Award
was presented to Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time.

The Avengers - 2012 Superheroes

  The Avengers (2012):
  • Usain Bolt (Track)
  • Jeremy Lin (Basketball)
  • Ryan Lochte (Swimming)
  • Alex Morgan (Soccer)

THID - Johnny Manziel

  The Hunk I Dreamed:

WRBU - Gabby Douglas

  Would Rather Be You Now:

Coach Of The Year (Professionals / College) - Ivan Lendl

  • Kevin Sumlin (Texas A&M Head Coach)
  • Ivan Lendl (Andy Murray's Tennis Coach)
  • Pla Sundhage (US Women's Olympic Soccer Coach )
  • Glen Mills (Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake's Athletic Coach)
  • Erik Spoelstra (Miami Heat Head Coach)

TX Jr. Coach Of The Year (Academy, High School, Junior Programs) - Steve Denton

  • Steve Denton (USTA Texas Jr. Davis Cup Team)
  • Joe Stein (McKinney North Bulldogs)
  • David Mueller (New Braunfells Unicorns)
  • Dan Holden (Dallas Highland Park Scots)
  • Chris Lillie (Plano East Panthers)

Rising Stars

  TX High School & Jr. Standout Champions
  Jordan Hart (Student Athlete - McKinney North Bulldogs) - 2012 4A Boys State Champion (Tennis)
  Marian Zein (Student Athlete - Fort Bend Dulles) - 2012 5A Girls State Champion (Tennis)
  Macie Moris (Student Athlete - Seymour HS) - 2012 !A Girla State Champion (Tennis)
  Jon Stein (Head Coach - McKinney North Bulldogs)
  Abraham Hall (Student Athlete - South Grand Prairie) - 2012 Boys State Champion (Track & Field)
  Jennifer Madu (Student Athlete - Plano East HS) - 2012 Girls 5A State Champion (Track & Field)
  Courtney Okolo (Student Athlete  - C A Neuman Smith HS) - 2012 4A Girls State Champion (Track & Field)
  De' Metrius Paul (Student Athlete  - Munday HS) - 2012 Boys State Champion (Track & Field)
  Bayo Philips  - HTA SCMZ B18S & B18D Champion, Texas Grand Slam B18S Consolation Champion
  Harrison Adams - Capsher Texas Grand Slam SCMZ B18S & B18D, USONP Sectional Mixed Doubles
  Team Tennis State Champions  -  Dallas Highland Park (4A),  New Braunfels (5A)
  USTA Texas Junior Davis Cup Team Boys 18s  - Coached by Steve Denton


JR US Team of The Year - USTA TX Jr Davis Cup Team

  Team (Jr) Nominees: To Be Announced January 1, 2013
  • Harrison and Samantha Adams (Tennis)
  • USTA TX Jr Davis Cup Team (Tennis)
  • USTA Jr. Team Tennis National Champions - ATA (Tennis 14U)
  • USTA Jr. Team Tennis National Champions - ATA (Tennis 18U)

TOC Team of The Year - Miami Heat

  Top Of Class Nominees:
  • Bryan Brothers (Tennis)
  • Miami Heat (Basketball)
  • US Women's Olympic Gymnastic Team (Gymnastic)
  • US Women's Olympic Soccer Team (Soccer)
  • West Indies Cricket Team (Cricket)

 Most Artistic/Poetic Performance by An Athlete - Harvard Baseball Team
  • Harvard Baseball Team (Call Me Maybe)
  • Roger Federer (Incredible Dropshot)
  • Boy In Blue (Gymnastic Hand Ball)
  • Rafael Nadal (Take your pick)
  • Serena Williams (Four Straight Wimbledon Aces)





RyoSports - Exemplary






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