Athletics News
Celebrating Our Love of Sports - 2004 Catspy Awards



UK Athletics held the second annual Catspy Awards Monday night at Rupp Arena. A spinoff of ESPN's ESPY awards, the Catspys celebrate the academic and athletic achievements of UK student-athletes.

Nearly 500 student-athletes plus many family, friends, staff and fans enjoyed the show where 24 awards were given out for everything from Rookie of the Year to the prestigious Mr. and Miss Wildcat. Below are this year's award winners.

Listed in order of presentation.
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Riley O'Neill
Male Rookie of the Year
Soccer

Jenni Casper
Female Rookie of the Year
Volleyball

Ben Brewster
Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Track & Field

Jen Wilkinson
Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Soccer

Andrew Hopewell
Supporting Role
Football

Dennis Emery
Lifetime Achievement
Men's Tennis

Jeff Chakouian
Male Performance of the Year
Track & Field

Meghan Cooper
Female Performance of the Year
Softball

Antoine Huffman
Community Service
Football

Andy Gruenebaum
Male Play of the Year
Soccer

Kari Retrum
Female Play of the Year
Diving

Daniel Burnett
Character Award
Football

Eddie Clement
Blue Heart Award
Swimming

Ian Collins
Men's Team Coach of the Year
Soccer

Philip Schardein
UK Courage Award
Golf

Ravi Moss
Scratch Award
Basketball

Thomas Morgan
Male Athlete of the Year
Cross Country

Sara Potts
Female Athlete of the Year
Basketball

Derek Abney
Mr. Wildcat
Football

Elizabeth Ramsey
Miss Wildcat
Soccer

Women's Soccer
Academic Team of the Year

Soccer
Men's Team of the Year

Tennis
Women's Team of the Year
Not Pictured
Mark Guilbeau
Women's Team Coach of the Year
Tennis