The final curtain came down on the 2009 Kansas State football year Sunday with the presentation of the awards.
Named as tri-Players of the Year were Daniel Thomas on offense, Jeffrey Fitzgerald on defense and Corey Adams on special teams.
Named as the Most Improved Wildcats were Tysyn Hartman on defense and Clyde Aufner on offense.
Nick Stringer was named the Top Offensive Lineman, while Fitzgerald won the honor for the Defensive Front Seven.
Other awards included:
OVERACHIEVER (top freshman in strength and conditioning):
RED RAIDER (top scout team member):
PURPLE PRIDE (top walkon):
KEN OCHS COURAGE:
KEVIN SAUNDERS (never give up):
NANCY BENNETT MEMORIAL (representing fight and spirit):
ANTHONY BATES MEMORIAL ( promoting team unity):
JOAN FRIEDERICH (representing team concept):
JIM ‘SHORTY’ KLEINAU (representing loyalty):
Frank Tracz, Director of Marching Bands