Congratulations to Nicole Oppermann and Nick Hunter for being named the 2018-2019 Viking Award Winners during the Senior-Athlete Honors Night held on Thursday, May 16. The Viking Award is the highest honor giving out by the Athletic Department each season. This award is voted on by the varsity coaching staff and the winners of this award are the best overall male and female athlete in their graduating class.
Nicole Oppermann has earned 10 Varsity letters (Volleyball, Skiing, Soccer & Tennis) during her four years at GHS. She has been named all-conference in each of those sports atleast once and has been all-district and all-area multiple times. She is truly a tremendous athlete that is described by her coaches as a strong leader, dedicated and hardworking.
Nick Hunter has earned 8 Varsity letters (Football, Basketball & Baseball) during his four years at GHS. He has been named all-conference in each of those sports atleast once, has been named all-district, all-area, all-region and earned all-state honors in football as well. Nick is a naturally gifted athlete that is described by his coaches as relaxed, very quick & intelligent.
These two athletes along with the rest of the Class of 2019 have been exceptional to watch during their time at GHS and they will all be greatly missed next year.