BUFFALO, NY – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference announced their 2017-18 All Sportsmanship Teams on Monday afternoon and three Mavericks were honored. Sophomores Deejah Burgess (Milton, ON, Jean Vanier) and Xavier Cisternino (Adelaide, Australia, Scotch College) along with freshman Elizabeth Minnard (Cortland, NY, Cortland) were all selected to their respective sports All Sportsmanship Team.
All institution sport teams which compete for an AMCC championship may select one member from their team who displays good sportsmanship throughout the season to be a member of the All-AMCC Sportsmanship Team. These individuals are selected by vote of their teammates.
The student-athlete selected must consistently demonstrate a high level of ethical conduct, respect and fair play in both practice and competition, whether on the sidelines or as an active competitor. Such sportsmanship shall be evident toward teammates, coaches, opponents, officials and fans. He/She must also serve as a positive representative of school spirit when a spectator at other teams’ sporting events.