2018 Heart of the Panther Awards Nights
Co-Captain 2 year letterman Qualified for the spring State qualifier Michael is one of the most dedicated golfers Coach Rushton has ever had on the team, always wanting to improve. He shows perseverance with his practice work on the range and for always being dedicated to being the best he could be.
Varsity Wrestler - 120lbs 4-time State Qualifier, with 2nd & 8th place finishes 2-time Regional Champion BLHS 100 Win Club Member of the 2017 3A State Champion Wrestling Team Evan constantly shows respect to all of his peers, coaches, and teachers. He treats people the way they should be treated. He always treated his opponents and opposing coaches with respect no matt...
Leadership position - 2018 3-year Varsity member Heather listens and takes to heart what her teammates and coaches say, and she respects them. She takes ownership in her practice times on and off the dance floor. She owns up to her choreography mistakes and tries to fix them right away.
Soccer Captain 4 year Varsity starter 1st Team All-League soccer Alex has demonstrated all of our POWER values during his time on the BLHS soccer team. Basketball Captain #1 All-Time career assists #7 All-Time career points #2 All-Time career steals #7 All-Time career rebounds School records for assists in a game (9) and steals in a game (6). Alex has de...
Competed in DECA at the regional & state level this year Attended the national conference to recognize his work in chapter projects Georgi is incredibly creative, dependable, and business-minded. He works hard to create experiences for chapter members that will help them grow personally and professionally. He is now working towards expanding DECA to his home nation of Estonia. We are s...
3-year member of Varsity Cheer Voted Team Captain for 2018-19 school year 2017 JV Captain and mentor Cheer Leadership Award Despite a major injury, Mackenzie continued to show up to every event and support her team. She constantly was working to grow and improve skills, as well as, taking on several other activities. Mackenzie works hard regardless of the obstacle in front of her, a...
Placed in top 3 of PCL Place in top 4 of Districts State participant the last 2 years Nikolas is a great leader and great swimmer. He leads with his experience and is a very hard worker. Although he’s very soft spoken, actions do speak louder than words and he sets a high standard of achievement for all to work toward.
President Eduardo has been at nearly every activity, volunteering his time and energy to making this the greatest year International Club has ever had!
BLHS Chapter President Regional s 2018 - Gold, Qualified for State competition FCCLA WA State Competition - Gold, Top State scorer, Qualified for FCCLA National Competition Competing at Nationals in July 2018, 3rd year making National competition Nationals as a Freshman National Champion for her project in Leadership (highest score in the nation) at 2017 FCCLA National Compet...
Varsity Captain PCL 2nd team All-League Outside Hitter Brooke demonstrated the POWER Values by leading by example. She perseveres and has great work ethic by staying late at practice to build her skills, takes ownership of her mistakes and builds on them.
Varsity Wrestler - 105lbs Sub-Regional Tournament - Top 8 finisher Payton works extremely hard for everything she gets and always wants to improve and better herself. Her work ethic will carry her a long way and it also has a way of effecting others to work harder.
Percussion Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, Marching Band, & Pit Orchestra 2018 Drum Captain 2016 Director’s Award for dedication to the Band program Competed at the Regional & State Level Solo & Ensemble Festival Leadership role in Panther Marching Band Jeffrey always pushes himself to improve. He seeks out help to ensure that he is ready to go for the next reh...
Justin is an integral part of the culture and determination of the Book/Game Club. His leadership has led members to become more organized and arrange more independent club activities. He leads multiple game activities, as well as, his own custom created Dungeons and Dragons campaign where he taught himself and mentored other members of the club.
Captain Award Senior Award Jaime was always determined to keep trying till they got something right. No matter how frustrated they got, they never quit.
Wind Ensemble, Marching Band, Jazz Band, Pit Orchestra & Pep Band Section leader and Equipment manager for Marching Band Jordyn can always be counted on for anything the band needs. She will drop everything to solve a problem if that is what will most benefit the band. Given a task to complete or a problem to solve, she is independent and persistent. She does not hesitate and she doe...
Team Captain Outstanding Defensive Player Award Raelyn shows up to every practice and every game ready to compete and give the team everything she has to give. As a captain and team leader Raelyn did a great job of working well with her teammates and coaches. She demonstrated all of the POWER values to the best of her ability even through challenging times. Team Captain 4-year start...
Team Captain 3-time BLHS Top Chef Champion 2017 FCCLA Culinary Arts Team 2018 ProStart Team Captain, 3rd in State 2017 & 2018 CTE Ambassador Morgan’s domination of the Top Chef program speaks volumes to her perseverance. When Morgan starts a task, she gets it done. You can also count on top notch work. One of the best things about Morgan is her kind heart. She only says t...
Hurdler/Sprinter 2018 Varsity Letterman In his first season in track, Zane persevered through pain and injury and became a real leader by example for others. Zane took ownership of his sport and event, by practicing daily to improve at whatever we needed his event to be that week. His Work Ethic was inspirational to all the coaches and his teammates.
Co-Captain Qualified for the spring State qualifier Jessica was a very dedicated member of the girl’s golf team and was excited to prepare and be a strong golfer in the spring qualifier.
Jahden has been engaged in GSA since the very beginning. She spearheaded the proposal to add lockers to gender-neutral bathrooms, represented GSA during Club Rush, and was instrumental in all the preparations for the Day of Silence.
Team Captain PCL 1st Team All-League Defender PCL Defensive MVP 1st Team All-State Defender 2-time Heart of the Panther award winner for Soccer Olivia demonstrated Ownership and Work Ethic in the little things, Every little thing. Olivia knows what all good leaders know, every little thing matters. This speaks to her character and integrity.
2-year Team Captain Undefeated in PCL and 1st Team All-League 3rd Place - West Central District 1st BLHS girls doubles team to qualify to the State tournament Olivia is a model student in EVERY way. She models her Heart of the Panther through Ownership and Respect. She takes ownership of all parts of her student-athlete life, she is simply amazing in all of her accomplishments. She...
Team Captain 4 year Letterman PCL League Champion State competitor all 4 years Kailyn showed us all how hard work pays off. She has practiced hours and hours at perfecting her technique, her starts, and her kicks. She was such a great example of how even naturally talented athletes work hard and become better!
Midfielder & Face-Off specialist 4-time Varsity Letterman 2-time All-Conference 1st Team Justin’s strong work ethic in the classroom carried over to a strong work ethic on the field. He engaged with his teammates that were new to Lacrosse. He coached them, gave them pointers in practice and in games.
President of Art Club Peer Tutor for Art Dept. 1st Place & People’s Choice at the State Fair’s Senior High Art Show - 2017 2018 Bonney Lake Street Art Award 2-time SSD Superintendent Award 2-time BL Arts Commission Award Emily is a very outgoing student and knows how to work with and encourage other students around her. She is the first to give feedback or assist a st...
Gabriella gets the job done! She writes the agendas, leads the meetings, is very professional, and takes extra time to make sure things are done right.
Captain State meet Qualifier Cayan shows what work ethic looks like. He strives to do the best and doesn’t want to be outworked. He wants to be the top runner and is making choices to make this happen. He has the natural talent, but realizes it takes work daily to improve.
Key Club President Vice President 2016-17 4 year member Joey is all about service! A dedicated club member all four years. He is quick to volunteer for projects and community service. Joey is extremely passionate about service to others! He can be counted on for 110% completion of tasks. He is the true embodiment of what Key Club promotes and stands for - Service. ...
2-year Team Captain PCL 1st Team 2-time West Central District Participant Logan is an excellent example of a leader in every way. He demonstrates this through his Work Ethic and Respect. He consistently gives everything he has to improve while pushing others to better themselves. Logan treats teammates, opponents, and coaches with honor, dignity, and respect. He is always the first to e...
Team Captain All-Conference Midfielder Carleigh is a natural leader on and off the field. She competes at the highest level every day.
Offensive Lineman / Senior Leader 2017 PCL Academic All-League Parker is one of the smartest young men Coach Silbaugh has had the chance to be around. He has an incredible work ethic which can be seen in his success in the classroom and on the field. He could always be seen at practice going 1000mph and working as hard as he could.
President Varsity Letter and Honor Thespian Award Faith is one of the most dedicated and motivated students in the program. She is always willing to try new things. She invites, welcomes, and accepts other students. She has shown herself to be a strong leader and is truly committed to drama.
Building Lead Led Panther Robotics team to 2 appearances at worlds, finishing 23rd in their division this year Derrick has been the head of the team for four years. He is an excellent student and builder. He is naturally intuitive. Derrick will be studying engineering at the Oregon Institute of Technology. He is a leader amongst the team. A quiet and thoughtful personality, when he spoke, other...
3-year starting catcher, 2-year Captain 3-time Gold Glove Award Winner PCL 1st Team 2018 & 2nd Team 2017 Peyton may be the most consistent and hardworking Panther Coach Olson has ever had. He understands the game like no other, and regularly passes on his knowledge, as well as, using it to help his teammates. He’s a tremendous mentor and he embodies everything we could want ...
2018 Chapter President State conference Medical Innovations participant Researched Persuasive Writing and Speaking and Medical Terminology HOSA has benefited from Isabelle’s leadership over the last two years. In that time membership has doubled and we have increased our yearly service projects from one to three.
Jazz Choir, Section Leader Jadin respects all things music and is always willing to help with club events and happenings. He is an amazing leader and encourages others to do their best on a daily basis with his words of affirmation and role modeling.
2018: State Champion Discus, 8th Place Shot Put, Bi-District Champion Discus, PCL League Champion Discus & Shot Put, Shoreline Invitational Discus Champion, Ranked 50th in nationally in Discus 2018 PCL Thrower of the Year, undefeated in league School Record Discus - 145’7” 2017: State Champion Discus and Wrestling 2016: State Champion Discus Dreakeanna sustained a knee injury during wrestling ...