Litchfield and Wamogo students honored by CIAC
Litchfield High School seniors Charlie Shanks and Sarah McCarthy, above, and Wamogo seniors Reid Turtoro and MarinaVlasto, below, were recognized as CIAC Scholar-Athletes during the CIAC's annual banquet at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington on Sunday.
The awards honor one boy and one girl from every high school whose academic and athletic careers have been exemplary. Recipients have also demonstrated personal standards that are a model to others and high levels of integrity, self-discipline and courage.
Shanks was an All-State soccer player last fall and is one of the best tennis players in the state, while McCarthy was a record-setter for the swim team. Turtoro excelled in soccer and basketball and is playing tennis this spring, while Vlasto enjoyed an outstanding field hockey career. Turtoro and Vlasto are shown with Wamogo Athletic Director Dan Nemergut. Contributed photos