Kendra Payne '20 has showed tremendous grit as a track and field athlete during her years at Blair.
Blair Hammer Award
Blair Hammer Award
Recipients of the Blair Hammer Award will not necessarily be the best athlete on the team or even on the varsity team, but will be those students who have demonstrated one, some, or all of the following characteristics which are engraved on the hammer:
2019-2020 Hammer Awards
Michael O'Connell '20 has been a dominant point guard for the varsity basketball team this year.
Sanoussi Kane '20 was the leader and enforcer for the Blair Football team this year.
Sydney Landau '20 has been dominant and a driving force of the girls' tennis team's success in fall 2019, thanks to her undefeated record, highly competitive spirit, and confident leadership.
Essie Pasternak '19 achieved a great milestone this lacrosse season, as she scored her 100th career goal against Pingry.
Bryson Garriques '19 is the team captain for Blair baseball and has had great performances this year.
Emily Mooney '19 scored her 100th career lacrosse goal in a fantastic team performance against Peddie earlier this year.
Riley Yee '21 has truly embodied a "team-first" mentality on the Blair varsity boys' lacrosse team.
Ashlyn had a great indoor track season as one of the best female high school long jumpers in New Jersey.
Camille set the school record for most three-pointers in a season (101).
Rylan won third place at the national prep championship.
Jake's senior swim season has been his best at Blair.
Varsity boys' basketball player Jaylen Blakes '21 has grit in spades.
Owen Trephan '19 exemplifies all the qualities of a highly successful student-athlete.
Kara Henry '21 was a key player in the JV girls' soccer on Peddie Day game, assisting the winning goal with an off-of-the-corner kick.
Kate Antonelli '20 encompasses all for which the Blair Hammer Award stands, competing at the highest level and leaving everything on the field hockey field.
Jesse Schable '19 has led Blair's softball team this season, earning 20 strikeouts, 3 runs-batted-in and two home runs—and that was just in the first two games.
Anna Insana '21 set the bar high this past weekend at the Easterns Tournament, where she broke record after record after record.
Gabe Ravetz '18 has displayed leadership and grit throughout the season as a member of the boys' basketball team.
Katie Douglas '18's effort and leadership on the basketball court has been extremely impressive, making her a 2018 Blair Hammer Award winner.
Willy Kaiser '18 had an outstanding football season, leading the Bucs to a 6-2 record.